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980 Hansell Chastain Road, Thomasville, GA 31757
4 Beds
4 Baths
5,369 sqft


The Friedli Estate is not just a home, but rather a place in the broadest sense of the term. Much more than a place to live, it is truly wonderful and property without peers and offers a lifestyle like no other. Pristine yet functional, inviting yet cloistered, this astounding estate provides a serene setting of gently rolling terrain. The home is sited proudly towards the front of 100 acres of pastures, ponds, forest lands, and attended to by all of the necessary structures and features of the grand estate it is today. While bearing the distinctive architectural features, it has been updated with modern-day enhancements. Enjoy the property as a delightful family retreat, filled with outdoor activities and connections with nature. The Friedli Estate offers plenty of potential opportunities for equestrian pursuits, including polo, thoroughbred-breeding, and fox hunting, as well as dairy farming or a vineyard. This stunning residence captures the most beautiful elements & amenities ideally suited for today's modern lifestyle with exceptional finishes throughout the over 5,400+ square feet of living space, perfect for grand entertaining or family living. This residence has an aura of timeless, stately bearing, and refined elegance which is carried seamlessly from the exterior architecture throughout all of the interior spaces to create a cohesive and artful integration. The design fully integrates & enhances the original plan includes impressive craftsmanship throughout, multiple fireplaces, stunning hardwood floors throughout the home, and countless other features-truly too many to list! This remarkable property is located in Thomasville, Georgia…For those who are not familiar with Thomasville, GA,, it is a breathtakingly beautiful expanse of smooth and verdant flatlands surround this affable and quaint town that was named one of USA Today’s top historic towns a few years back, and it’s easy to see why. The lush, raw and natural fields sprinkled with friendly Southern charm, make this place a true gem. It is best described as “The winter resort of the South.” A destination made famous in the late 1800’s as the Northerners escaped the harsher climates and routinely enjoyed the friendly social environment and welcoming weather year-round. It was also said that the first showing of Gone with the Wind, even before its gala opening at the Fox Theater in Atlanta, played at The Showboat Theater at Melhana, what use to be known as “Georgia’s Grand Plantation” and now known as South Eden Plantaion, at the request of its principal backer, Jock Whitney, a friend of the Hannas. Thomasville is also known for the Historic Downtown District which boasts streets of boutique shopping, which pairs nicely with tons of gourmet and local restaurant and winery options-it truly has more than its share of fantastic restaurants, and you’ll have no problem getting your southern fix of grits and fried green tomatoes with no questions asked. As the second-largest city in Southwest Georgia, Thomasville is brimming with culture. The Ritz Amphitheatre hosts numerous and vast entertainment venues, and there are also local, and informative tours and “strolls” offered to make you feel “at home.” The annual Holiday events and parades are memorable and an experience that people choose to be apart of every year. If you’d like to know the origin of most packaged baked goods in the grocery store, look no further than Thomasville. It’s the headquarters of Flower Foods, the second-largest bakery company in the US, which owns everything from Wonder and Bunny Bread to Roman Meal to Dave’s Killer Bread and then some. There are truly so many unique things about this fantastic small southern city, including its proximity to Tallahassee, Florida’s capital, that is less than 30 minutes away. Whether this is a future primary residence, winter getaway, home away from home or equestrian retreat, The impressive Friedli Estate and Thomasville are the perfect place to call h
  • Price:
  • $1,620,000
  • Bedrooms:
  • 4
  • Full Baths:
  • 4
  • Square Footage:
  • 5,369
  • Acreage:
  • 100.00
  • Year Built:
  • 2005
  • Listing ID #:
  • 321354
  • Street Address:
  • 980 Hansell Chastain Road
  • City:
  • Thomasville
  • State:
  • Georgia
  • Postal Code:
  • 31757
  • County:
  • Other-Ga
  • Community:
  • Other-Ga
  • Subdivision:
  • None
  • Listing Status:
  • Active
  • Construction Description:
  • Brick 4 Sides
  • Fireplace:
  • Yes
  • Floor Plan:
  • Bedroom - Split Plan, Story - Two Mbr Down
  • Flooring:
  • Tile, Hardwood
  • Miscellaneous Features:
  • 9 + Foot Ceilings, Cathedral/Vault/Tray, Deck, Storage Shed, Stables, Wet Bar, Septic Tank
  • Style:
  • Victorian
  • Total Building Square Footage:
  • 5369
  • View:
  • Pond Frontage
  • Year Built:
  • 2005
  • Lot Features:
  • -
  • Road Frontage Type:
  • Maint - Private, Unpaved
  • Total Available Acres:
  • 100
  • Days On Market:
  • 22
  • For Sale Or Lease?:
  • For Sale
  • Terms:
  • Conventional, Cash Only
  • Price Per Square Foot:
  • 301.73
  • Bedroom #2 Dimensions:
  • 14x12
  • Bedroom #3 Dimensions:
  • 14x12
  • Bedroom #4 Dimensions:
  • 14x12
  • Dining Room Dimensions:
  • 18x16
  • Family Room Length:
  • 16x14 Ft
  • Kitchen Dimensions:
  • 14x14
  • Master Bedroom Dimensions:
  • 18x16
  • Other Rooms:
  • Pantry, Utility Room - Inside, Walk In Closet, Bonus Room
  • Garage Type:
  • Garage - 3+ Car
  • Pool:
  • Yes
  • Pool Type:
  • Concrete, Pool - In Ground, Pool Equipment
  • Cooling System:
  • Central
  • Equipment:
  • Dishwasher, Disposal, Dryer, Microwave, Oven(s), Refrigerator W/Ice, Security Syst Equip-Owned, Washer, Irrigation System, Stove
  • Existing Water:
  • Well
  • Heating:
  • Central, Electric, Fireplace - Gas
  • Water Heater:
  • Electric, Tankless

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