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Listing No. 8801

1911 Arts & Crafts
Virginia Highland
Atlanta, GA


Old photo of home taken around 1920

Main Level


The Historic Whisenant Estate - a Virginia Highland Landmark

The Whisenant Estate, built April 1911, is the most recognized home in the Virginia Highland. Rumored to be built by E.W. Grove, the master home, mother in law suite and carriage house site on the largest residential lot in the Highlands. E.W. Grove was the founder of the historic Grove Park Inn in Asheville, NC and developed the Atkins Park community of Atlanta.

Bedrooms: 6
Full Bath(s): 5
Half Bath(s): 1

Heated Sq. Ft.: 4,000
Stories: 2

Lot Size: 80x341
Acres: 0.520


  • Has Rentable Unit(s)
  • 1st Floor Bath
  • 2nd Floor Laundry Room
  • Dining room
  • Gourmet Kitchen
  • Laundry Room
  • Library
  • Living room
  • Unfinished Basement
  • Master bedroom upstairs
  • Driveway - Paved
  • Fenced Yard
  • Fresh paint
  • Restored exterior
  • Storm Windows
  • Built-in Bookcases
  • Built-in Cabinets
  • Fireplaces
  • Grand staircase
  • High Ceilings
  • Walk-In Closet(s)
  • Central air
  • City sewer
  • City water supply
  • Dishwasher
  • Disposal
  • Gas heating
  • Range
  • Refrigerator
  • Security System
  • 12-foot Ceilings
  • Pocket Doors
  • Wrap-Around Porch

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