This lovely 50's in town cottage is in one of the best locations in Athens. Close to the Medical College, Piedmont Athens Regional Hospital, a variety of shops & restaurants, the University campus & downtown Athens. The plush Zoysia lawn leads you to the front door. The wrought iron fenced back yard is an oasis in the city with a Zoysia lawn edged with a variety of trees, fruit trees & perennial shrubs (list available). There is parking in the back and a garage door to the basement. This well maintained & much-loved home has warmth & character. The hardwood floors have been refinished, the traditional gas log fireplace has a built-in bookcase on the left & French door on the right leading to the office/sunroom. A cased opening lead to the dining room with updated chandelier. Beyond is the kitchen which features white cabinets, a new glass top range and dishwasher, an island with stainless steel top and large breakfast area. There is a side door & back door to the large screened-in porch. New double paned windows help with energy efficiency & are easy to clean. The en-suite master features two large closets; master bath with tub & tiled shower, separated to the vanity area with granite countertop and updated fixtures. Travelling upstairs you will discover two more bedrooms, each with closet, which is shared by the boys. The unfinished basement offers plenty of storage space. The electrical wiring has been replaced & fuses changed to a circuit breaker. There are updated light fixtures & most rooms have ceiling fans. Water lines were replaced with PVC as well as sewer line to the street. The roof was replaced about 10 years ago with 30-year architectural shingles. If you are dreaming of an older home with yesteryear charm, don't wait!