Candler Park

Coordinates: 33°45′46″N 84°19′35″W / 33.762773°N 84.326463°W / 33.762773; -84.326463
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Candler Park Historic District
Candler Park is located in Atlanta
Candler Park
Candler Park is located in Georgia
Candler Park
Candler Park is located in the United States
Candler Park
LocationRoughly bounded by Moreland, DeKalb, McLendon, and Harold Aves., Mathews St., and Clifton Terr., Atlanta, Georgia
Coordinates33°45′46″N 84°19′35″W / 33.762773°N 84.326463°W / 33.762773; -84.326463
Architectural styleBungalow/Craftsman, Late Victorian
NRHP reference No.83000191 [1]
Added to NRHP1983, expanded 2005

Candler Park is a 55-acre (223,000 m2) city park located at 585 Candler Park Drive NE, in Atlanta, Georgia, United States. It is named after Coca-Cola magnate Asa Griggs Candler, who donated this land to the city in 1922.[2] The park features a nine-hole golf course, a swimming pool, a football/soccer field, a basketball court, tennis courts, and a playground.

McLendon Ave NE in Candler Park.

Candler Park is also the name of the neighborhood surrounding the park. It is on the east side of the city, bordering Little Five Points, Lake Claire, Inman Park, Druid Hills, and Edgewood.

The Candler Park Historic District was listed on the National Register of Historic Places on September 8, 1983, with a boundary increase on March 17, 2005. It includes portions of Lake Claire.

MARTA rapid transit rail service is available at the Edgewood/Candler Park station.

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Public-school attendance zones include [1]:


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  1. ^ "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. March 13, 2009.
  2. ^ "Candler Park". Patch Media. Archived from the original on September 14, 2013. Retrieved May 2, 2014.

External links[edit]

Media related to Candler Park Historic District at Wikimedia Commons