Bennett Woods is the neighborhood you want to explore for your next home in the suburbs close to Atlanta. Bennett Woods in Smyrna is a neighborhood easily described as having your cake and eating it too. This charming neighborhood of more than 300 homes features mostly southern traditional brick ranch houses from the 1960s and 1970s with some new construction.
Bennett Woods Overview
Homes for sale in Bennett Woods are ranging from $250,000 to $350,000. Besides very well-maintained homes, you’ll also find luxury new construction. All are within a short commute of downtown Atlanta. This friendly Smyrna neighborhood is between North Cooper Lake Road and Concord Road.
Here you will appreciate and adore the many quiet, and open green spaces. Nearby is the Silver Comet Trail with 13 miles of strolling, hiking, and cycling through the surrounding countryside for your viewing pleasure. You’ll also enjoy North Cooper Lake Park with the Smyrna Community Garden.
Within a mile are the Tolleson Park that features Swim and Tennis. It has six tennis courts, a pool, and a diving area. Other nearby parks and amenities include Lake Court Park featuring a playground and off-leash dog area.
The Heart of the Village
Smyrna (the Jonquil City) made Money magazine’s List of Best Places to Live in 2018. The Market Village in Smyrna is walking friendly to fully experience the landscaping and open feeling of more than 40,000 square feet of retail space with many restaurants. The Market Village is pedestrian oriented with an emphasis on streetscapes, landscaping, and openness. This is the place you stroll while shopping and deciding whether to next enjoy the atmosphere of Atkins Park Tavern, Moe’s Southwest Grill, The Corner Taqueria, Zucca Bar & Pizzeria, and others
Downtown is also an Urban Land Institute Award of Excellence winner for the mix of gracious living and work. This where you find the City Library, Community Center, and City Hall. All part of an amazingly beautiful downtown with a fountain, and an arboretum.
Recreation and Entertainment Goes On and On… Near Bennett Woods
The outdoor and community life extends to include 25 parks, trails, playgrounds, golf courses, sport fields, swimming pools, dog parks, and obviously much more. All with a wealth of scheduled and unscheduled activities and entertainment for people of all ages.
The Spring Jonquil Festival is an annual highlight when the abundant Jonquil flowers are in full bloom. Friends and family come to be entertained at more than 175 arts & crafts booths, 15 food booths, an entertainment stage, and a variety of children's activities. It’s all about the family playing, eating, drinking, shopping, and just having a great day together. Artisans congregate from all parts of the southeast to show off hand-made crafts, paintings, clothing, furniture, jewelry and much more. It wouldn’t be a festival without cotton candy, candy apples, corn dogs, hand-dipped ice cream, snow cones, polish sausage, chicken sandwiches, and BBQ. The kids and young at heart enjoy the interactive area with large and small inflatable activities, sand art, and more.
The golfer will not be disappointed with Bennett Woods. Fox Creek Golf is a Par 62 course designed by famed designer John LaFoy. This is the course surrounded by towering Georgia pines for golfers of all skill levels and ages wanting a fun place to play and practice. More golfing enjoyment is found at the Par 58 executive Legacy Golf Links.
Within nearby vicinity of your new home are even more parks and trails.
Chuck Camp Park
Church St. Park
GB Williams Park
Rose Garden Park
Taylor Brawner Park
Visit Bennett Woods – You’ll Stay for a Lifetime
If you want location, location, location, this is the place to be. Besides being ultra-close to Atlanta, it is a crossroads for I-75, I-20, and I-285. For distant travelers, Atlanta’s Hartsfield International Airport is only a 30-minute drive away. Within an 18-mile radius, you’ll also find 4 smaller airports and 2 major railways.
The social interaction is fun and free flowing. Here is where you still find families walking to the local shopping centers as well as the many trails. At the same time, it enjoys being an art and entertainment hub with the likes of the Cobb Performing Arts Center. People are sincere about keeping it a mixed use community that is welcoming to all.
As you look closely at Bennet Woods for your new home, be sure to ask Total Atlanta Group for more information about the neighborhood association, organized activities, and social gatherings in the neighborhood, along with city organized activities downtown. We’ll happily guide you through deciding how to proceed with your home purchase.
At Total Atlanta Group, we enjoy being part of your move into the next chapter of your life. If you need more information or have questions, please contact us. You can also reach us by calling at (678) 570-8123. We'll be glad to help you!