Home prices in Atlanta are a relative bargain compared to many other areas of the country, but that doesn't mean the metro area has a shortage of posh, high-end houses.
If you have millions of dollars to drop on a home in Atlanta, you'll have your choice of some unique and luxurious properties.
The amenities inside (and outside) these homes are so amazing that you may not ever want to leave. You'll have an abundance of space not only for the necessities, but also for some pretty uniquely-purposed rooms. From an in-home Irish pub to Versailles-inspired gardens, several million will buy a lot in the ATL.
Check out these five multimillion-dollar home listings in Atlanta, and be prepared to be wowed:
8 bedrooms, 11 baths, 15,738 square feet
This gated estate is packed with lots of extras, including two kitchens, an elevator, theater, gym, sauna, beauty salon and an electric car charging station. The home is perfect for entertaining since, in addition to the amenities already listed, it has a resort-style saltwater pool, and parking isn't an issue since the home has a 25-car motor court as well as plenty of available side street parking.
Balconies overlook the gardens, which were inspired by Versailles and designed by the owner, an international landscape architect who also designed landscaping for a Disney hotel in Hong Kong.
6 bedrooms, 9 baths, 9,725 square feet
You know you're in the right neighborhood when you're next to the governor's mansion! This gated estate was designed by noted Atlanta architect Philip Schutze. It's elegant and sophisticated throughout, with impressive architectural details and moldings.
The home's many improvements include the addition of the media room on the third level and upgrades to the kitchen and baths, although its 1931 character been retained.
3 bedrooms, 4 baths, 3,725 square feet
If you'd rather live in a high-rise than in a detached home, consider this luxury condo. Located on the 47th floor of the Sovereign building, it has beautiful panoramic views of the Atlanta skyline.
The condo complex has amenities such as a pool and spa, sky terrace and restaurant. Both outdoor living areas have gas grills, and the living room has a gas fireplace, making it perfect for relaxing or hosting guests. The condo also has a custom wine room that can accommodate over 200 bottles.
7 bedrooms, 10 baths, 12,586 square feet
This gated stone manor home gives you plenty of space and privacy as well as a convenient setting. It has over two acres of forest as well as a private spring-fed lake and stone terraces in the rear and fireplaces throughout. A screened porch and pool/spa overlook the lake.
You'll also have plenty of space to entertain your family as well as guests, since the terrace level has an Irish pub, a wine cellar with tasting room, a theater and a sports viewing area.
5 bedrooms, 8 baths, 8,758 square feet
You'll be close to everything you need here, but this two-acre estate feels tucked away. It's been totally renovated inside and out and features a new pool house in its large yard. Many rooms open to the outside, where there are also areas to entertain.
Extras include a media room, wine cellar, craft room, gym and billiard/family room.
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