About this home….


1260 Murdock Road, Marietta, Ga.

This ranch home with a flat front and backyard is a find in the East Cobb neighborhood of Roswell Downs subdivision.  It was built in the 70s and the lots are 1/2 acre or larger for many of the homes within this subdivision.

Known for top East Cobb schools, including Walton High School. Excellent access to I- 75, location to parks and recreation, YMCA, Sewell Mill Library,  and shopping makes it super convenient to live and work.  In 2018, the average sale price of a single family home in Walton was $599,208 according to FMLS data. $330,000 for this brick home is super affordable.

The kitchen was updated to include quality cabinets and large island. All of the windows in the home have been updated to include double pane energy efficient windows. The home has brand new carpet. The luxury vinyl plank flooring in the bathrooms  and the shiplap and bead board in the bathrooms gives this retro home just the updating it needed.    

In the 1970s, the conversation pit or sunken living room was all the rage. According to Apartment Therapy the 70s trend is back and better than ever. https://www.apartmenttherapy.com/trend-alert-conversation-pits-251828   Trending is the need for homeowners to find spaces to unplug. Today’s homeowners are looking for spaces to  unplug and unwind…space like the conversation pit is seen as very chill. 

The current owners loved the “pit” as they called it. When their kids were little, the kids  loved it  as a great reading and play area.  As time went along, it became a great entertaining spot for small intimate gatherings fireside.  They called it their indoor fire pit!  

The screened in back porch is probably the next favorite area of the home.  Double sliding glass doors lead to this roomy area offering peace and quiet in the private back yard.  The large open deck is great for grilling and entertaining. 

Great backyard is flat in the front and in the back!

Come check out this great home.  It’s unique floor plan will make you feel cozy and right at home. Offered at $330,000 this 4 BR/2BA home is a jewel.

Sold 05/14/2019

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