If you are looking for a Buckhead neighborhood that is convenient to everything Atlanta has to offer, you might want to consider Wildwood. Located in the southwestern part of the Buckhead district, the neighborhood borders Collier Road, Intestate 75, Howell Mill Road, and Peachtree Creek. For this reason, residents can be in Midtown or Downtown within minutes, and the intestate will take you to the suburbs or even to the mountains for a quick getaway.
Wildwood is located in Buckhead, which means shopping, dining, and a trendy nightlife are all within reach. Lenox Square and Phipps Plaza are just minutes away and feature boutiques like Cartier, Louis Vuitton, Burberry, Fendi, Tiffany, Versace, and Gucci. After a day of shopping, you will want to experience an award-winning meal at restaurants like Flip Burger or Restaurant Eugene. Several small parks and green spaces are scattered throughout Wildwood, but it also borders the 199-acre Atlanta Memorial Park. Here you will find walking trails, playgrounds, a dog park, and much more. For sports enthusiasts, the Bobby Jones Golf Course and Bitsy Grant Tennis Center are practically within walking distance of the neighborhood.
Compared to some of Atlanta’s other neighborhoods, Wildwood’s home are a bit more modern. There are many cottage-style bungalows and mid-century ranch-style homes here, most of which were built during the 1930s and 1940s and have since been renovated. Some newer construction has also been built in Wildwood over the last decade or two. The average home in the neighborhood sells for just over $800,000.
Children who live in Wildwood are a part of one of Atlanta Public Schools’ most sought-after locations: the Morris Brandon Elementary School district. The school has received both federal and state recognition for its excellence in academics. Sutton Middle School and North Atlanta High School, two International Baccalaureate World Schools, also serve the students in Wildwood. Some of Atlanta’s most exclusive private schools are in the area, including Westminster Schools, Atlanta Girls’ School, and Pace Academy.
The Wildwood Lifestyle
Whether you are an Atlanta professional searching for a home with a short commute or a young family looking for a friendly neighborhood with an excellent school system, consider buying a home in Wildwood. With all of the green spaces and the tight-knit community feel, it’s hard to believe you are in the midst of one of the busiest cities in the world and just a minute from one of the country’s biggest interstates.
To learn more about Wildwood and homes for sale in the area, contact Atlanta Fine Homes at 404-874-0300.