Watkinsville & Oconee County Neighborhoods

Watkinsville is a beautiful suburban community known for its impressive art scene. Located about eight miles south of downtown Athens, it’s just a short drive away from the Classic City.

There are endless recreation and leisure activities available in Watkinsville, including art galleries through the Oconee Cultural Arts Foundation, public trails, vibrant taverns, and fun crafting and art workshops for all to join. There is no shortage of good restaurants, with local gems throughout town such as Chops & Hops, White Tiger Deluxe, Mama Ning’s Thai, Pub on Main, and Kiki’s Bake Shop. The Oconee Heritage Park is an open community space perfect for outdoor gatherings and picnics. The University of North Georgia, Oconee campus is also located in Watkinsville, along with nearby gardens and flower farms that are open to visitors.

This tranquil area of Northeast Georgia offers gorgeous architecture, a lively downtown shopping and restaurant scene, and an award-winning school system all while maintaining that small-town feel. Watkinsville truly has something to offer everyone.

Don’t miss this custom-built home zoned for North Oconee Schools! Entertaining guests will be a treat not only with the open concept floor plan but also with the spacious covered deck and salt water gunite pool. Totaling four bedrooms, four full bathrooms, one half bathroom, and 3,400+ square feet, there is certainly space for all. From the entry foyer one can see the vaulted ceiling in the Greatroom with fireplace. Oak flooring runs throughout all main level living areas. To the right of the foyer is the formal dining room with built-ins currently utilized as a home office. Bright and open kitchen has freshly painted cabinetry in designer colors. New Beko stainless steel side-by-side refrigerator will remain with the home along with Electrolux double wall oven. A lovely farm sink is located in the center island with bar seating. Just off the kitchen is another dining area with several large windows. More living space in the den/ media room/ home office that could easily be utilized as a fifth bedroom. Spacious primary bedroom is located on the main level and offers abundant natural lighting, trey ceiling, and ensuite bathroom with garden tub and separate tiled shower with dual shower heads. The walk-in closet is just beyond the primary bathroom. French Doors lead from the Greatroom to the enormous covered deck with vaulted tongue in groove wood ceiling, recessed lighting, and wiring for TV and sound. Additionally, there is cabinetry and a wine fridge to complete this comfy oasis. Speaking of the oasis, the salt water gunite pool is a dream! With a stacked stone waterfall and elevated lounge platform with built-in umbrella, you won’t want weekends to end. For added convenience, a full bathroom is located off the pool deck as well as an outdoor shower. The backyard has room for all sorts of activities and is surrounded by a wooden privacy fence. Upstairs you’ll find three additional bedrooms, one with an ensuite bathroom, and a hall bathroom. All bathrooms have tiled shower/ tub and granite countertops. Come home to Somerset and enjoy many seasons of splashing in the pool! $750,000 Active

1252 Stanley Avenue Bogart, Georgia

4 Beds 5 Baths 3,400 SqFt 0.720 Acres

If you’re looking to ditch Manhattan for some countryside, but the thought of living in the boondocks is far from appealing, 1921 Old Bishop Road is the place to be. A charming homestead totaling 2.85 acres zoned for agricultural use includes a c.1900 main home, detached garage/workshop, two pole barns, fruit & Pecan trees, and a 100+ year old Magnolia. This property was originally part of Oconee's Thomas Orchards. Conveniently located less than five minutes to Downtown Watkinsville shopping + dining as well as the new mixed-use retail development, Wire Park. Whether utilizing the home and property as an event venue or keeping it as a private residence, there are many ways to enjoy all aspects of its quasi-country setting. To top it all off, this home is zoned for award winning Oconee County Schools!

The home’s exterior and interior have been updated throughout the years with more recent renovations to include the introduction of an open concept kitchen and living space creating a Greatroom, new hardwood flooring throughout the main level, and the creation of a spacious outdoor deck accessed by French Doors from the living areas. There is so much space for entertaining friends and family! Upgrades to the kitchen include new stainless steel appliances, Quartz Countertops, under-mount single basin sink, and brushed brass cabinet pulls. The remainder of the main level features a more traditional layout as a nod to yesteryear with an entry foyer, sitting room, half-bathroom, and the Primary Bedroom + Bathroom. Additionally, a beautiful and sizable sunroom is located at the rear of the home, perfect for lounging indoors on those sultry Summer afternoons. Tons of storage in the spacious laundry room! Hardwood flooring continues into the bright, Primary Bedroom that features an updated ensuite bathroom with granite countertops and tiled shower. Additional bedrooms are located on the second level and are connected by a Jack and Jill bathroom with new Quartz countertops and bevel sinks. Off the landing is a home office/ craft room/ bonus room.

Two large pole barns are perfect for housing farm equipment, chickens, and perhaps even a band performance if that’s more your speed. Honey-dos may be accomplished at your discretion in the detached garage with workshop. You don’t have to wait until the cows come home – they’re already here! Call your Realtor today to set a private viewing of this special property. $850,000 Active

1921 Old Bishop Road Bishop, Georgia

4 Beds 3 Baths 3,540 SqFt 2.850 Acres

This beautiful 3BD/2.5BA custom Franklin floor plan home is located in the quiet neighborhood of Townside. It features big rooms, light-filled spaces, open floor plan, hardwood floors on Main & custom finishes throughout. Living Room w/ coffered ceiling, fireplace, surround sound & tons of natural light. Chef's Kitchen w/ custom  cabinets, granite countertops, walk in pantry/Laundry. The Butlers Pantry features granite countertops, elegant backsplash, custom cabinetry, wine rack & breakfast nook. Formal Dining Room w/ custom chandelier. Office/Bonus room located on Main. Oversized 2 car kitchen level garage. All 3 Bedrooms are located on the 2nd floor. Master w/ walk in shower, garden tub, & large walk in closet w/ custom shelving. Rear Deck overlooks level private fenced yard. Large custom porch with wide steps and beautiful views of the neighborhood- perfect for entertaining! The home is situated on a huge corner lot.  Perfect for  football games and playing in the yard. The following link is a 3D tour of the home  https://my.matterport.com/show/?m=KcMv5yxYxH2 $439,000 Pending

1431 Townside Drive Bishop, Georgia

3 Beds 3 Baths 2,042 SqFt 0.870 Acres

This oasis should not be missed! Located in Somerset subdivision, this beauty boasts 5 bedrooms, 5 1/2 baths on a finished basement with a gorgeous pool!  Perfectly located in the North Oconee district, it has quick access to Highways 78 and 316 to Athens and Atlanta. Inside the front entry, the two-story foyer greets and sets the standard with a light and airy feeling. To the right is an office that overlooks the front yard and can be closed off with french doors. To the left is the expansive dining room, also overlooking the front, with fresh paint and a beautifully custom papered ceiling. Just beyond is the great room with so many windows to bring in an abundance of natural light. Do NOT miss the spectacular center light fixture! To the left of the home is the kitchen with stainless appliances, including gas cooktop. Sons of Sawdust reclaimed wood tops lend a true custom touch! A breakfast nook is to the left. Overlooking the kitchen is the keeping room with another fireplace and custom window benches on each side and another fantastic chandelier! Just behind the kitchen, and tucked away, is the owner's entrance with pantry, laundry and cubbies for dropping everyday stuff. On the right side of the main floor is the owner's suite. The papered back wall creates a focal point. The en suite has separate shower, tub, toilet and large closet. Upstairs, the hardwood hall will lead you to three bedrooms, each with their own bath. There is plenty of space and storage! In the basement, the owner's have two bedrooms and one full bath with oversized shower. In the middle is the den large enough to host large gatherings! On the other side of this, there is storage space and a workshop with garage door. Part of this space would be the perfect area to add a kitchen for an in-law suite or just an addition. Outside the basement den doors is the highlight of the outdoors; the amazing pool and hot tub! This pool was just added in 2018, is salt water, features a water fall and heats!! The black iron fence around and custom steps and pathway truly give this area a resort feel. In the beautifully landscaped yard, you will also find a fire pit area at the very back overlooking the picturesque pecan orchard! Peaceful is an understatement! The home will be open to show starting Saturday, 9/24. Call today for further details! $1,150,000 Active

3507 Heather Lane Bogart, Georgia

5 Beds 6 Baths 5,432 SqFt 0.710 Acres

What an amazing opportunity! This traditional ranch brick home sits on 2.94 acres in Oconee! This home features 3 bedrooms, 1 full bath and a bonus/flex room that was previously a garage. You will find a spacious kitchen with a large eating room, a large mud room/laundry room and a separate living room. Outside is a huge 4 stall storage building a fenced in backyard and acres of beautiful wooded land! With a little TLC the opportunities are endless with this one and in such a great location! $249,000 Active

182 N Burson Avenue Bogart, Georgia

3 Beds 1 Baths 1,596 SqFt 2.940 Acres

LOT 61D *THE SYCAMORE 2 FLOORPLAN BY HERITAGE GROUP HOMES* OVER 2 ACRE GOLF COURSE LOT ON A FULL UNFINISHED BASEMENT WAITING FOR YOUR PERSONAL TOUCHES! This gorgeous 4 bed/3.5bath Master on Main is exactly what you are looking for! Located in the desirable SWIM/TENNIS/GOLF community, Lane Creek Plantation. DID I MENTION OVER 2 ACRE GOLF COURSE LOT! This home awards you all the luxurious upgrades including an extensive trim package, shiplap accent walls, rustic manor flooring, upgraded lighting, upgraded plumbing fixture package and more. The spacious Gourmet Kitchen w/ an oversized island is complete w/ white cabinetry, soft close drawers, granite countertops, stainless steel appliances, tile backsplash and large walk-in pantry. The open Family Room will WOW you w/ 10 ft. ceilings, shiplap accent wall, brick fireplace, cedar mantle & built-in cabinetry. The Dining/Office/Flex Space room adjoining the Foyer showcases 9 panel floor to ceiling trim & allows many options for your personal needs.  Desirable features like a drop-zone, laundry cabinets, open loft upstairs & oversized closets make this the perfect home to fit ALL OF YOUR WANTS & NEEDS! Finish your day in the Relaxing Master Bedroom and Master Bath w/ an oversized tile walk-in shower & dual vanities. One of the secondary bedrooms upstairs has an ensuite bathroom and two secondary bedrooms share a jack-n-jill bathroom. The covered back porch with fireplace overlooks a large, private backyard, perfect for a quiet evening or entertaining a crowd.  HIGHLY SOUGHT-AFTER NORTH OCONEE COUNTY SCHOOLS. This home is currently at framing stage. $841,243 Active

1041 Holly Tree Court Bishop, Georgia

4 Beds 4 Baths 3,672 SqFt 2.167 Acres

Welcome to 110 Shadyfield Lane in North High Shoals, a quaint small town on the Apalachee river where the motto is “Small Town, Big Heart” and in the highly desired North Oconee School District. Built by Award Winning, JW York homes, the Hilltop plan is a charming 3 bedroom, 2.5 bath cottage sitting atop 1.1 acres. The front entrance welcomes you into a wonderful “open concept” living area with the dining and kitchen placed in the heart of the home. Designer finishes are featured throughout with stainless appliances and stone countertops to name a few. A lovely covered back patio opens off the kitchen with plenty of space for dining, grilling, and entertaining. On the first level you will also find the laundry area and a spacious half bath. The second level conveniently features all three bedrooms with plenty of space for everyone, The owners suite has a large walk-in closet and spacious bath with a tiled shower and double vanity sinks. Bedrooms 2 and 3 are situated next to one another with a shared bath off the hallway, complete with a tub and shower combo, Carrera marble LVT  flooring, white cabinets, and stone countertops. New construction in Oconee County for under $400K?! This is an opportunity we don’t see often! $389,900 Active

110 Shadyfield Lane Bishop, Georgia

3 Beds 3 Baths 1,580 SqFt 1.100 Acres

Pristine home for sale in the award winning North Oconee School District! Located on a level corner lot, this brick home has been well maintained and the kitchen and primary bathroom have been recently renovated. The main level has an open living concept plus separate dining room and study/flex room. Upstairs is the primary suite with trey ceiling, walk-in shower with separate tub and double vanity. Belfair is a swim and tennis community, and is conveniently located off of Highway 78 with easy access to Highway 316, which leads to Athens and Atlanta. The large corner lot is level and the back yard is fenced! Fall on the screened porch is right around the corner! $485,000 Pending

1161 Diamond Bogart, Georgia

4 Beds 3 Baths 2,618 SqFt 0.910 Acres

The front porch of this brand new 3 bedroom, 2.5 bath home begs you to sit and enjoy the peace and quiet on just
over 1.31 acres in North High Shoals, a quiant small town on the Apalachee river where the motto is “Small Town, Big Heart” and in the highly desired North Oconee School District. Built by Award Winning JW York Homes, upon
entering, you’ll find a formal dining room, laundry and half bath leading into the open concept great room, kitchen and breakfast area in the heart of the home. Walk around the designer, chef inspired kitchen and run your hand across the stone counter tops and bespoke finishes. A few steps from the kitchen you’ll find the generous, trey ceiling master suite and luxurious master bath with twin sinks, alcove garden tub, shower and generous walk in closet. This ranch style home offers an additional two bedrooms with shared “Jack and Jill” style bath, spacious closets with all the finishings on this one level home. This spectacular home sits within biking distance of the growing North High Shoals Park and minutes from vibrant downtown Athens and welcoming Watkinsville. Welcome to North High Shoals! $484,900 Active

195 Shadyfield Lane Bishop, Georgia

3 Beds 3 Baths 2,084 SqFt 1.480 Acres

The front porch of this brand new 3 bedroom, 2 bath home begs you to sit and enjoy the peace and quiet on just over 1.19 acres in North High Shoals, a quaint small town on the Apalachee river where the motto is “Small Town, Big Heart” and in the highly desired North Oconee School District. Built by Award Winning JW York Homes, upon
entering, you’ll first find a formal dining room which flows into the great room with fireplace and stunning
kitchen in the heart of the home. Walk around the designer, chef inspired kitchen and run your hand across the stone counter tops bespoke finishes and imagine the luxury of a sink overlooking the back porch and private woods beyond. A few steps from the kitchen you’ll find the generous, trey ceiling master suite and luxurious master bath with twin sinks, alcove garden tub, shower and generous walk in closet. This one-level-living, ranch style home, offers two additional bedrooms with shared “Jack and Jill” style bath, walk in closets and ample windows to take in the natural surroundings. And if that wasn’t enough, the builder has decided to build out and finish the bonus room above the garage, perfect for a home office, workout space or kiddo hangout. This spectacular home sits within biking distance of the growing North High Shoals Park and minutes from vibrant downtown Athens and welcoming Watkinsville. Welcome home in North High Shoals! $474,900 Pending

111 Shadyfield Lane Bishop, Georgia

3 Beds 2 Baths 2,025 SqFt 1.190 Acres

Custom Craftsman home in sought-after LANE CREEK PLANTATION in OCONEE County!  Now is your opportunity to enjoy the good life in this wonderful GOLF COMMUNITY, which includes a clubhouse, pool, tennis and golf.  This ALL BRICK home is SO inviting!  The two story foyer welcomes you into the dining area with a beautiful coffered ceiling, currently being utilized as an additional living area.  Perfect for entertaining!  You will love all the natural light streaming into this OPEN CONCEPT home with hardwoods, with stunning fixtures, throughout the main, including the stairs leading to the second level.  The large family room features additional coffered ceilings and a beautiful stone gas fireplace with a stone mantle.  The family room with arched entryways, opens up to the kitchen with SO many upgrades including custom cabinets, granite countertops, a beautiful island, brick backsplash, stainless appliances, double ovens and a built-in desk/office area.  The large laundry room and half bath are conveniently located right off the kitchen.  The master suite is simply perfect with a tray ceiling and the master bath which includes HIS and HER marble vanities, tile flooring, custom tile shower, large walk-in closet and a tub to soak in at the end of a long day!  To add to the main level, there is an upgraded SOUND SYSTEM wired to the back porch, kitchen, dining area and master bath, just in case you need a little music to get you going in the mornings!  The second level of the home includes three additional LARGE bedrooms and two full baths, including a Jack & Jill.  The third bedroom is large enough to double as a BONUS room  There is also a nice landing area perfect for an AT-HOME OFFICE.  The exterior of the home features an additional garage, a large wooded backyard, a wonderful covered patio for relaxing and an open patio area for grilling.  Another unique feature is a built-in kiddie pool which could also be utilized as a firepit area.  This WILL NOT LAST LONG!  Come see this beautiful home today!  Showings will begin at 3:00PM on Friday, 8/26.  Please use SHOWING TIME ONLY for appointments. $575,000 Pending

1300 Riverhill Drive Bishop, Georgia

4 Beds 4 Baths 2,843 SqFt 0.780 Acres

*THE SYCAMORE 2 FLOORPLAN BY HERITAGE GROUP HOMES* This gorgeous 4 bed/3.5bath Master on Main is exactly what you are looking for! Located in the desirable SWIM/TENNIS/GOLF community, Lane Creek Plantation. GOLF COURSE LOT! This home awards you all the luxurious upgrades including an extensive trim package, shiplap accent walls, rustic manor flooring, upgraded lighting, upgraded plumbing fixture package and more. The spacious Gourmet Kitchen w/ an oversized island is complete w/ white cabinetry, soft close drawers, granite countertops, stainless steel appliances, tile backsplash and large walk-in pantry. The open Family Room will WOW you w/ 10 ft. ceilings, shiplap accent wall, brick fireplace, cedar mantle & built-in cabinetry. The Dining/Office/Flex Space room adjoining the Foyer showcases 9 panel floor to ceiling trim & allows many options for your personal needs. Desirable features like a drop-zone, built-in desk, laundry cabinets, open loft upstairs & oversized closets make this the perfect home to fit ALL OF YOUR WANTS & NEEDS! Finish your day in the Relaxing Master Bedroom and Master Bath w/ a tile walk-in shower, soaking tub & dual vanities. One of the secondary bedrooms upstairs has an ensuite bathroom and two secondary bedrooms share a jack-n-jill bathroom. The covered back porch w/ an outdoor fireplace overlooks a large, level & private backyard, perfect for a quiet evening or entertaining a crowd. HIGHLY SOUGHT-AFTER NORTH OCONEE COUNTY SCHOOLS. Construction complete late September/Early October 2022 $696,983 Pending

1131 Red Fox Trail Bishop, Georgia

4 Beds 3 Baths 3,752 SqFt 0.890 Acres

This home literally sits on the Clarke Co/Oconee Co line, most of the property is actually in Oconee Co. Currently taxed only in Clarke Co. by choice of the person that built the home. 
4bedrooms and 3.5 baths on main level with Foyer, formal dining room, office, Master bedroom, Family room open to Kitchen with view of the pool area, 2 additional bedrooms and a hall bath plus a 4th bedroom upstairs over the garage. There is a full bath with easy access from the inground pool, with brand new liner, and covered rear porch. The property is mostly flat and just over 2 acres, Horses permitted. $425,000 Active

340 N Burson Avenue Bogart, Georgia

4 Beds 4 Baths 2,672 SqFt 2.100 Acres

NORTH OCONEE SCHOOL DISTRICT! This light filled, spacious, custom-built home tucked into the convenient neighborhood of Somerset is ready for you and your family.  From the minute you step into the foyer, you will notice the quality workmanship and care that the current owners have given this home. Beautiful hardwood flooring, palladium-inspired arched windows, coffered ceilings and generous crown molding make this exceptional home a treasure. The open foyer welcomes you and is open to the large formal dining room with wainscoting, rich crown molding.  Across from the dining room is a spacious office or study bathed in light from the three arched windows that round out the turret design of this home.
Just ahead, the great room features include beautiful, coffered ceilings, fireplace and built-ins, plus tons of light from the windows that surround this home.  You will enjoy the great view of the wooded fenced-in backyard & bird watching from the open informal dining area.  Steps away is the covered porch and deck, a perfect place to relax or entertain and enjoy the privacy this home offers.  You will love the kitchen with its granite counters, stainless steel appliances, custom cabinetry and skylight! (The current owners loved the natural light that it lends to the room.)  The kitchen is open to the keeping room/family room, with vaulted ceiling and fireplace (with gas logs); it the perfect spot to snuggle up and watch your favorite movie or watch the Bulldawgs work toward another championship. The spacious owner’s suite features include a double tray ceiling, a private fully appointed bathroom with his and her vanities.  The adjacent wet bar conveniently leads to the office from the owner’s suite.   On the opposite side of the home, two family bedrooms, a Jack & Jill bath, a laundry room, and a powder room completes the main level. On the second level you will find a secluded guest / teen suite with a private bath. The basement is unfinished and ready for you to finish it out. This home sits on .74- acre well-manicured lot located in a cul-de-sac and is minutes from Athens, Watkinsville and North Oconee schools.  DON'T MISS THIS ONE! $730,000 Active

2290 Wade Drive Bogart, Georgia

4 Beds 4 Baths 3,236 SqFt 0.740 Acres

The Seller is offering a Temporary 2-1 Buydown, reach out to the listing agent for details. Lovingly maintained 1915 home in a peaceful setting overlooking mature hardwoods and pastureland in the heart of Oconee County on 2.82 acres! This home has been in the same family for generations and still has some of the original oak and heart pine wood floors and three original mantels. There are multiple porches around the home to enjoy the view of flowers and mature landscaping. There is a four seasons sunroom with a sink, a screened porch next to the kitchen and keeping room, and an enclosed front porch off the primary bedroom. The kitchen has many convenient features including an island with a sink, an appliance garage, a mixer lift, glass-fronted upper cabinets, a Lazy Susan corner cabinet, and a downdraft gas cooktop. There is a large office space with a built-in desk and wall cabinets. Energy-efficient HVAC was installed in 2021. The primary bedroom has the original floors and fireplace. A second bedroom is located off the main hallway, across from the large office.  A metal outbuilding/workshop is ready for your projects! The property is connected to public water. With a few updates, there is so much potential! $390,000 Active

2510 Clotfelter Road Bogart, Georgia

2 Beds 2 Baths 2,623 SqFt 2.820 Acres

Welcome home to one of Oconee County’s most desired and pristine neighborhoods, Boulder Springs. With four phases, Boulder Springs is Oconee County’s largest conservation neighborhood—over 140 acres of green space, two pools, clubhouse, fully stocked pond, picnic gazebo, and miles of walking trails. 1040 Creekstone Lane is a private oasis set away from the street and backing up to neighborhood-owned green space. This quality build by Greg Conley has the perfect flow for entertaining with both formal and informal spaces, easy access to the large screened porch, multi-level deck, flat back yard, and the finished basement with a full kitchen. The generously sized primary suite is on the main floor along with an office already soundproofed by glass french doors. The main kitchen has updated stainless appliances and custom cabinetry. Upstairs you’ll find three bedrooms, one with an en suite bathroom, and a hallway bathroom. The finished basement includes an open living space with several flex rooms, an additional full kitchen, and a fourth full bath. The terrace level also features an abundance of storage, a workshop, and walk-out entrance. Only four miles from Butler’s Crossing and zoned award-winning Oconee schools, come see this one before it’s gone. $655,000 Active

1040 Creekstone Lane Bishop, Georgia

4 Beds 5 Baths 4,360 SqFt 0.890 Acres

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