Bluebird Hangout

October 20, 2019 - Bluebird sitting on a boat stored in the racks

October 20, 2019 – Bluebird sitting on a boat stored in the racks

There were a lot of bluebirds hanging out at the boat ramp area late yesterday afternoon.  The photos above and below show two of them that stayed still long enough for me to snap pictures.

October 20, 2019 - Bluebird at Lake Tamarack

October 20, 2019 – Bluebird at Lake Tamarack

 

An Amazing Transformation

44 Long Swamp Court hit the market yesterday with an asking price of $349,900. The remodel of this property would’ve made a great episode for my hypothetical reality show “Flipping Bent Tree”.

  • Click here to link to the current listing of the completely remodeled home (the photo below is from the current listing).
  • Click here if you want to see the before pictures (in an old listing, before the flip).
Agent's listing photo, 44 Long Swamp Ct in Bent Tree

Agent’s listing photo, 44 Long Swamp Ct

 

50 Years Ago This Month

On October 30, 1969 the Pickens County Progress had a front page article announcing the plans for the development of Bent Tree.  The first line of the article began “Last Thursday night at the Lions Club meeting personnel from Spratlin Associates, Inc., of Atlanta revealed for the first time publicly the projected plans for a multi-million dollar investment in Pickens County…”.

from the October 30, 1969 Pickens County Progress newspaper

from the October 30, 1969 Pickens County Progress newspaper

“Make this YOUR country retreat in the North GA mountains!”

Click here to link to the listing information for 353 Tamarack Drive in Bent Tree.  This 3 bed, 2 bath rustic octagon cabin is right across the street from the 19th Hole and has an asking price of $184,900.

353 Tamarack Dr in Bent Tree (AGENT'S LISTING PHOTO)

353 Tamarack Dr in Bent Tree (AGENT’S LISTING PHOTO)

“Beautiful lake home near the beach in Bent Tree.”

Click here to link to the listing information for 181 Fox Den Circle in Bent Tree, and/or watch the video tour below. The asking price for this 3 bed, 2½ bath lake home is $449,000.

“Come visit for a moment…stay for a lifetime!!!”

Click here to link to the listing information for 961 Tamarack Drive in Bent Tree, or click the listing photo below to link to a video tour.  There are some really great photos in the video tour (of the home and of Bent Tree).  From the video tour, you can link to a gallery of the photos.  There are some photos in the tour/gallery that aren’t in the realtor.com information, so it’s worth checking out.

There are some impressive logs used throughout the interior.  The asking price for the 3 bed, 2.5 bath log home is $294,888.

LISTING PHOTO for 961 Tamarack Drive in Bent Tree

LISTING PHOTO for 961 Tamarack Dr. in Bent Tree