Historic Brookhaven

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Brookhaven Historic District
Location E of Peachtree-Dunwoody and N and E of Peachtree Rds
Atlanta, Georgia
Built 1911
Architectural style Late 19th And Early 20th Century Revivals
NRHP Reference # 86000134
Added to NRHP January 1, 1986
Capital City Club Golf Course

Historic Brookhaven is a historic neighborhood, part of which lies in Atlanta's Buckhead Community, part of which lies in Sandy Springs, Georgia, and part of which lies in city of Brookhaven, Georgia, to which it lends its name.[1] Capital City Club country club is at the center of the neighborhood, and it is surrounded by valuable homes, many of which were designed by a number of well-known Atlanta architects of the pre-war period. The neighborhood boundaries are well defined, and it stretches from Peachtree Dunwoody Road to the west, Windsor Parkway to the north, Mabry Drive to the east, and Peachtree Road to the south.

Historic Brookhaven has perpetually been one of metropolitan Atlanta's wealthiest neighborhoods. As of 2010, it has a median household income of $236,393.[2]