Avondale Estates

Avondale Estates is known for its Tudor-style village, diversity and love of the arts.

Avondale Estates was founded in 1924 by George Francis Willis, who purchased the entire village of Ingleside to create a planned community. The city was named after Stratford-upon-Avon, England, birthplace of Shakespeare. Downtown buildings were designed in a Tudor style to reinforce this image, as were many of the houses in the city. Community amenities such as a lake, tennis courts, clubhouse, and a swimming pool were built for residents. It was also the birthplace of the Waffle House chain; the first restaurant opened in the city in 1955.

Neighborhood Tidbits

Planned City
With the guidance of internationally known city planners, Willis proceeded to develop what would later be known as the only documented example of a planned city in the Southeast. Today, Avondale Estates is named on the National Registrar of Historic Places.

Waffle House
On Labor Day 1955, Avondale Estates neighbors Joe Rogers Sr. and Tom Forkner founded the first Waffle House restaurant. The name was inspired by the most popular item on the original menu. The restaurant’s focus on fast-food speed and round-the-clock service reflected mid-century societal shifts toward an automobile culture.

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$999,990
Land For Sale
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1.6
ACRES
DEKALB
COUNTY
367 Northern Avenue
Avondale Estates, GA 30002
 
New Listing - 2 weeks online
$965,000
Single Family Home For Sale
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5
BED
6
TOTAL BATHS
3,367
SQFT
3184 Wynn Drive
Avondale Estates, GA 30002
Avondale Estates Subdivision
New Listing - 2 weeks online
$899,000
Single Family Home For Sale
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5
BED
5
TOTAL BATHS
2,925
SQFT
3172 Wynn Drive
Avondale Estates, GA 30002
Avondale Estates Subdivision
$795,000
Single Family Home For Sale
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5
BED
4
TOTAL BATHS
3,085
SQFT
3138 Kensington Road
Avondale Estates, GA 30002
Avondale Estates Subdivision
Open House 08/24 at 10AM
$699,900
Single Family Home For Sale
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5
BED
4
TOTAL BATHS
3,635
SQFT
247 3rd Avenue
Avondale Estates, GA 30002
Avondale East Subdivision
Open House 08/24 at 10AM
$686,359
Single Family Home For Sale
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5
BED
4
TOTAL BATHS
3,635
SQFT
3169 Rockbridge Road
Avondale Estates, GA 30002
Avondale East Subdivision
Open House 08/24 at 10AM
$649,754
Single Family Home For Sale
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4
BED
4
TOTAL BATHS
2,890
SQFT
3184 Old Rockbridge Road
Avondale Estates, GA 30002
Avondale East Subdivision
New Listing - 3 days online
$644,723
Single Family Home For Sale
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4
BED
3
TOTAL BATHS
3,012
SQFT
266 Stratford Street
Avondale Estates, GA 30002
Avondale East Subdivision
New Listing - 5 days online
$595,000
Single Family Home For Sale
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5
BED
3
TOTAL BATHS
2,888
SQFT
27 Clarendon Avenue
Avondale Estates, GA 30002
Avondale Estates Subdivision
$589,900
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
4
BED
3
TOTAL BATHS
2,743
SQFT
3178 Old Rockbridge Road
Avondale Estates, GA 30002
Avondale East Subdivision
New Listing - 3 weeks online
$575,000
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
3
BED
3
TOTAL BATHS
1,798
SQFT
5 Clarendon Avenue
Avondale Estates, GA 30002
Avondale Estates Subdivision
$565,000
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
3
BED
3
TOTAL BATHS
2,614
SQFT
423 Rammel Oaks Drive
Avondale Estates, GA 30002
Avondale Estates Subdivision
Price Change - a week ago
$539,000
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
3
BED
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,815
SQFT
18 Kensington Road
Avondale Estates, GA 30002
Avondale Estates Subdivision
New Listing - 2 weeks online
$525,000
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
5
BED
4
TOTAL BATHS
3,156
SQFT
3152 Old Rockbridge Road
Avondale Estates, GA 30002
Avondale/Ingleside Subdivision
$509,000
Single Family Home For Sale
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4
BED
4
TOTAL BATHS
2,642
SQFT
255 Ohm Avenue
Avondale Estates, GA 30002
 
$448,900
Single Family Home For Sale
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3
BED
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,542
SQFT
897 Nottingham Drive
Avondale Estates, GA 30002
Avondale Estates Subdivision
Price Change - 6 days ago
$424,900
Single Family Home For Sale
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3
BED
3
TOTAL BATHS
1,906
SQFT
3095 Majestic Circle
Avondale Estates, GA 30002
Avondale Estates Subdivision
Price Change - a week ago
$409,000
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
4
BED
2
TOTAL BATHS
2,033
SQFT
1129 Chatsworth Drive
Avondale Estates, GA 30002
Avondale Estates Subdivision
New Listing - 4 weeks online
$409,000
Single Family Home For Sale
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3
BED
3
TOTAL BATHS
1,964
SQFT
9 Wiltshire Drive
Avondale Estates, GA 30002
Avondale Estates Subdivision
Open House 08/25 at 2PM
$405,000
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
3
BED
1
TOTAL BATHS
1,480
SQFT
22 Wiltshire Drive
Avondale Estates, GA 30002
Avondale Estates Subdivision
$385,000
Single Family Home For Sale
Pending
3
BED
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,676
SQFT
3196 Majestic Circle
Avondale Estates, GA 30002
Avondale Estates Subdivision
$349,900
Single Family Home For Sale
Pending
4
BED
3
TOTAL BATHS
2,755
SQFT
3307 Wiltshire Drive
Avondale Estates, GA 30002
Majestic Acres Subdivision
New Listing - 4 weeks online
$337,900
Single Family Home For Sale
Pending
3
BED
3
TOTAL BATHS
2,950
SQFT
3199 Rockbridge Road
Avondale Estates, GA 30002
avondale estates Subdivision
Price Change - a week ago
$329,900
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
3
BED
1
TOTAL BATHS
1,185
SQFT
3138 Wiltshire Drive
Avondale Estates, GA 30002
Avondale Estates Subdivision
$329,900
Single Family Home For Sale
Pending
4
BED
3
TOTAL BATHS
2,057
SQFT
307 Glen Cove Drive
Avondale Estates, GA 30002
Glen Cove Subdivision
$209,000
Land For Sale
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0.5
ACRES
DEKALB
COUNTY
872 Nottingham Drive
Avondale Estates, GA 30002
Avondale Estates Subdivision
$189,000
Land For Sale
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0.5
ACRES
DEKALB
COUNTY
866 Nottingham Drive
Avondale Estates, GA 30002
Avondale Estates Subdivision
New Listing - a week online
$187,900
Townhouse For Sale
Pending
2
BED
3
TOTAL BATHS
1,322
SQFT
3157 Stratford Green Place
Avondale Estates, GA 30002
Stratford Green Subdivisions Subdivision
$175,600
Townhouse For Sale
Pending
3
BED
3
TOTAL BATHS
1,468
SQFT
724 Stratford Green
Avondale Estates, GA 30002
Stratford Green Subdivision
New Listing - 3 weeks online
$149,000
Townhouse For Sale
Active
2
BED
3
TOTAL BATHS
1,222
SQFT
566 Stratford Green
Avondale Estates, GA 30002
Stratford Green Subdivision
New Listing - 2 weeks online
$123,500
Condo For Sale
Active
2
BED
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,132
SQFT
529 Cobblestone Trail
Avondale Estates, GA 30002
Rockbridge Park Condominiums Subdivision
$114,900
Condo For Sale
Pending
2
BED
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,132
SQFT
Rockbridge Park #583
583 Cobblestone Trail
Avondale Estates, GA 30002

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