Sexton Woods

Welcome to Sexton Woods

Both Brookhaven and Chamblee lay claim to Sexton Woods, and one quick drive through this established neighborhood will tell you why. It is the ultimate place for suburban living inside the Perimeter. Established in 1950, Sexton Woods features a blend of mid-century homes and new construction, many of which sit on larger wooded lots.

Despite its peaceful nature, Sexton Woods is actually in a great central location between Peachtree Industrial Boulevard to the south and Harts Mill Road to the north. I-285 and I-85 are just minutes away, which means commuters can be at jobs in Perimeter Center, Dunwoody, Buckhead, Brookhaven, Chamblee, Doraville, and other parts of DeKalb County in just minutes. The Chamblee MARTA station is also located near the entrance to the neighborhood. TO top it off, Sexton Woods is just minutes from Northside and St. Joseph’s Hospitals.


  • Price Range: $300,000 to $800,000.
  • Style: Mid-century ranches, modern traditional.
  • Lifestyle: Capital City Country Club, Peachtree Golf Club, Murphey Candler Park, Town Brookhaven.


Things to Do In and Around Sexton Woods

Lining Peachtree Industrial Boulevard, you’ll find restaurants, antique shops, car dealerships, drug stores, salons and more. Of course, Sexton Woods is also close to some of Atlanta’s premiere shopping, dining, and entertainment destinations:

  • Town Brookhaven
  • Buford Highway, Atlanta’s famous international foodie corridor
  • Perimeter Mall
  • Lenox Square Mall
  • Phipps Plaza

If you enjoy the great outdoors, Sexton Woods is just a quick drive from some of Brookhaven’s most beautiful parks:

  • Murphey Candler Park
  • Blackburn Park

You’ll also find a wealth of luxury recreational opportunities in the surrounding area, including:

  • Capital City Country Club
  • Peachtree Golf Club

Thanks to the community’s proximity to the Chamblee MARTA station, residents have speedy access to many of Atlanta’s top attractions:

  • Fox Theatre
  • High Museum of Art
  • Atlanta Botanical Garden
  • Georgia Aquarium
  • Philips Arena

Sexton Woods Real Estate

Like many Brookhaven neighborhoods, Sexton Woods beautifully blends the past and present. Mid-century ranch style homes make up much of the area, but plenty of traditional new construction can be found throughout the quiet community.

  • Styles: Mid-century ranches, modern traditional.
  • Prices typically fall between $300,000 and $800,000.

Sexton Woods Schools

Public schools

  • Montgomery Elementary School
  • Chamblee Middle School
  • Chamblee Charter High School

Private schools

  • Marist School
  • St. Pius X Catholic High School
  • The Piedmont School of Atlanta
  • Our Lady of Assumption Catholic School
  • St. Martin’s Episcopal School

Higher education

  • Oglethorpe University

Choose Sexton Woods if you are looking for quiet suburban living, low taxes, and proximity to jobs, schools, hospitals, parks, shopping, and more.

Nearby neighborhoods

  • Ashford Lake
  • Fox Glen Court
  • Harts Mill Lane
  • Ashford Glen

Homes for Sale in Sexton Woods

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