Alfred Uhry’s “Driving Miss Daisy” remains one of the most iconic works set in Atlanta.
Uhry’s 1987 play, which won a Pulitzer Prize for drama and was made into a film that claimed 1990’s best-picture Oscar.
Based on Uhry’s Atlanta grandmother, it follows Daisy, a well to do Jewish woman who enjoys a comfortable life in Druid Hills and her African American chauffeur Hoke Coleburn in the mid-20th century.
There are a number of 五福彩821ccapps in Druid Hills that claim close ties to “Driving Miss Daisy.” There’s the property at 822 Lullwater Rd NE where . There’s also the 五福彩821ccapp in the neighborhood where Uhry and members of his family previously lived.
However, another 五福彩821ccapp in Druid with “Daisy” ties is now selling for $2.65 million. The 1915 French Provisional property at 850 Oakdale Road NE, was designed by famed Atlanta architect Neel Reid for its original tenants Alfred and Clementine Montag.
Uhry said the 五福彩821ccapp, which once belonged to his Aunt Clemmie, was the inspiration and setting for his play.
Since it original construction more than a century ago, the 五福彩821ccapp has been renovated for modern 五福彩821ccappowners.
“The 五福彩821ccapp has been lovingly restored and renovated for today's buyer with all of the modern conveniences all set on a sprawling 1.2 acre estate lot,” according to the listing .
The 五福彩821ccapp’s main level features classic Reed touches like high ceilings, moldings and abundant natural light.
Reid’s 五福彩821ccapps, which dot Druid Hills, are known for their symmetrical style.
At more than 6,000 square feet, the 五福彩821ccapp has six bedrooms and five bathrooms. Including an oversized master bedroom and an in-law suite. There’s a separate carriage house that has a full kitchen and bedroom and bathroom above a two-car garage.
The chef’s kitchen opens up to a family room and breakfast area.
Upstairs is the master and three additional bedrooms. On the third floor, there’s a media room and an additional full bathroom.
Outdoors, there is a screened in porch and patio, room for a pool and a greenhouse.
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