Welcome to Mt. Paran
Situated along I-75, just west of Chastain Park, is Buckhead’s Mt. Paran neighborhood. Sometimes referred to as Mt. Paran/Northside, the community’s central location means you can be anywhere in mere minutes, whether it’s the heart of Buckhead for upscale shopping and dining, or Downtown Atlanta for work or play. I-75 will even have you in the North Georgia Mountains within an hour.
Mt. Paran is home to some of Atlanta’s oldest and most luxurious homes. Plenty of sprawling estates and million-dollar residences line the streets. The only store inside Mt. Paran is the Mt. Paran Country Store. The old building dates back to 1906 and is considered an Atlanta landmark. One of the top elementary schools in Georgia is even located inside the community, with some of Buckhead’s top private schools just minutes away. It is no wonder that some of Atlanta’s most successful residents choose to call the neighborhood home.
- Price Range: The high $800,000s to $10 million.
- Style: Country Estates.
- Lifestyle: Chastain Park, Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area, Cumberland Mall.
Things to Do In and Around Mt. Paran
Mt. Paran is just minutes from the Cumberland/Vinings area via I-75 or Northside Drive and Cobb Parkway. You will find top shopping, dining and cultural attractions, including:
- The Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre
- SunTrust Park, the new home of the Atlanta Braves.
- Cumberland Mall
Head a few minutes in the opposite direction, and Mt. Paran is so close to the heart of Buckhead. Some of the most upscale shopping, dining and nightlife destination in the Southeast can be found here, including:
- Lenox Square Mall
- Phipps Plaza
- The Shops Buckhead Atlanta
For those who enjoy the great outdoors, there are several parks in the Mt. Paran area:
- Chastain Park, which features an amphitheatre, trails, and a golf course
- Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area
Mt. Paran Real Estate
Though Mt. Paran has plenty to offer its residents, its beautiful homes are the real prize. New and historic sprawling estates sit on spacious wooded lots with gated entrances, winding driveways, and inviting pools and outdoor living spaces. Many of the homes, which span countless architectural styles, feel more like country estates than Buckhead residences.
- Prices start around the high $800,000s and range up to over $10 million.
Mt. Paran Schools
- Morris Brandon Elementary School
- Sutton Middle School
- North Atlanta High School
- The Lovett School
- Pace Academy
- Atlanta Girls School
- The Westminster Schools
Choose Mt. Paran if you are looking for peace and quiet, privacy, great schools, sprawling estates, and a place to get away from it all without compromising your commute.