Former Pittsburgh Steelers All-Star and NFL wide receiver, Hines Ward, is selling his house in Atlanta, GA for $7.5M according to Realtor.com.
Ward helped contribute to the home building process of his massive contemporary house, which was finished in 2006. The home is 12,836 sq-ft with 8 bedrooms, 13 bathrooms, 3 car garage, separate guest apartment, and is located on an over 2 acre lot. The resort like high end home features luxurious amenities throughout such as a huge contemporary kitchen, butler’s pantry, dark colored woodwork throughout, poker room, theater room, formal sitting areas, great room, a whole house entertainment and security system, full basketball court, 2 Master Suites (one on each of the two floors), and an elevator. Outside there’s also an impressive resort style pool with spa, a grotto fully loaded with high-def TV’s and another spa, and an outdoor kitchen. Ward’s home as also featured in Nov. 2010 Architectural Digest and Aug. 2011 Atlanta Magazine.
Ward is currently a free agent, and although he is 36, he has indicated he’s ready to play in the NFL next season. During his time with the Steelers, Ward set records for receiving yards, receiving touchdowns, and receptions. He’s also the only Pittsburgh Steelers receiver to have 4 consecutive seasons with 1,000-yards receiving. He also has been selected for the Pro Bowl 4 times and helped the Steelers to 2 Superbowl’s and 3 AFC Championships.
Listed by Andy Lacy of Lacy and Associates.
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