Nestled in the foothills of the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains, The Summit is more than impressive mountain ridges surrounding a secluded private lake and punctuated with towering mountain oaks. It is a way of life. Peaceful. Relaxed. Convenient.

One of Northeast Georgia's most exciting mountain-top developments, the Summit overlooks the town of Toccoa and affords gorgeous views. It is bordered on three sides by huge tracts of unspoiled wooded mountain land owned by Toccoa Falls College and the National Forest. Four-lane highways just minutes away lead to Atlanta and make The Summit easily accessible from anywhere in Georgia as well as from Florida and other bordering states. Property values in the development are enhanced by strict protective covenants.

Consisting of wooded lots with breathtaking mountain views and waterfront lots on a picturesque private lake-- The Summit encompasses the best in the quest for quality of life anywhere.




THE SUMMIT: More In-Depth


Toccoa, Stephens County, Ga. (Northeast Georgia) 90 miles NE of Atlanta and 65 miles SW of Greenville, SC.


123 Acres consisting of 3 heavily timbered mountains surrounding the private "Summit Lake" and overlooking the town of Toccoa.


Approximately 1 acre in size--Lake front lots and lots with mountain views.
Covenants: Strict protective covenants regulating construction, home size, and use of property. Manufactured homes prohibited.
Amenities: Private lake, nature areas, walking trail around the lake, picnic area.
Utilities: Underground electricity and phone lines; central water system.
Privacy: Road ends in subdivision--No thru traffic. Propery adjoins National Forest land and large mountain tract owned by Toccoa Falls College.
Convenience: Approximately one mile from Toccoa city limits. Excellent shopping facilities in downtown mall and suburban shopping centers. Thirty-five restauraunts in area.

Interstate I-85, Georgia 365, Amtrak, local airport.

Weather: Four mild but changing seasons. Average annual temperature is 62 degrees. Mean temperatures: December-February 45-47 degrees; June-August 76-78 degrees.
Recreation: Six lakes in Northeast Georgia area; Henderson Falls Park; Area golf courses; Local park system.
Local Attractions: Lake Hartwell, Toccoa Falls, Currahee Mountain, Chattahoochee National Forest, "Traveler's Rest."
Health Facilities: Minutes away from modern 99 bed hospital. Ninety-two physicians representing fifty-five specialties serve the area. Also available are medical clinics, dialysis facility, nursing center, and 30 bed personal care center.

Educational Facilities:

Fully accredited public schools in county. Also within easy driving distance of Toccoa Falls College, Piedmont College, Brenau College, Gainesville Junior College, Truett-McConnell College, North Georgia Voational Technical Institute, University of Georgia (50 miles), and Clemson University (30 miles).


For appointment or more information--

Merck Realty, Inc.

(706) 485-4700

or 1 (800) 562-9238