Nantucket-style cottage perched atop a hill with an Athens address in Oconee County. Double doors open onto wooden floors and plentiful windows. On the main floor you have an expansive formal dining room open to both the kitchen via butler's pantry with sink and built-in wine glass holder and formal living room. Kitchen is classic and sophisticated with gas cooking and pot filler and tiled back splash. Kitchen has both an island and breakfast bar plus open area with large windows and room for dining table. Wine fridge will keep both the chef and guests happy. Fireplace in both the living room and owners' suite. The ceiling in the owners' suite is stunning and feels like a high-end resort on Nantucket. Owners' suite bath has romantic soaking tub and dual vanities. Upstairs are three large bedrooms and open loft area. Terrace garden-level is open to substantial paito. Fenced-in rear yard. Home can be secured with all exisiting furnishings in place for an additonal amount.