With MARTA stations positioned close by and I-285 just around the corner, Great Lakes in Dekalb County has access to the entire city of Atlanta and the outlying communities. Although, with Dowtown Decatur within walking distance, there are a number of shops, restaurants, nightlife and attractions available without having to go very far. Also within walking distance of the neighborhood are Glenlake Park and Adams Park, both offering acres of green space for leisure and recreation. Druid Hills Golf Club and Candler Park Golf Course are conveniently located just a few blocks away from Great Lakes as well, each complete with a full 18 hole golf course and driving range.
Great Lakes homes for sale feature a variety of architectural designs, ranging from Tudor styles to classic Cape Cod cottages to Traditional Craftsman’s. Renovations to homes include custom cabinetry, energy efficient appliances and granite countertops. The streets of the neighborhood are lined with sidewalks and street lights for easy travel to the surrounding area, including Clairemont Elementary School. Popular streets in Great Lakes are Superior Ave., Geneva St. and Seneca St.