Gainesville, Ga – Historic Homes Tour

Gainesville, Georgia – Hall County – Last weekend we had the chance to attend the Georgia Trust for Historic Preservation Spring Ramble, featuring tours throughout Toccoa, Gainesville, and Clarkesville.  There are many homes and public buildings on the tour, here are a few favorites from Gainesville. Mule Camp Springs – …

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Road Trip – Eutaw, Alabama – Part 2 – Beautiful Old Homes

Eutaw, Alabama – We looked at several amazing old homes in Eutaw in the last post, and this week we will be checking out Eutaw’s most famous home, the Kirkwood Mansion.  And a guest appearance by my dog Leroy! Kirkwood Mansion was built for Foster Kirksey, a Planter and Cotton …

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Road Trip: Eutaw, Alabama – Beautiful Old Homes, Part 1

Eutaw – Greene County, Alabama – Took a road trip last week to Natchez,  and planned a stop in Eutaw, AL.  This was a cotton shipping hub in the mid 1800s, and a wealthy town – it has nearly 30 Antebellum structures on the National Register of Historic Places – and it was the halfway …

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Milledgeville – Beautiful Old Homes – Part 2

Milledgeville – Baldwin County – Last week we saw many  Milledgeville Beautiful Old Homes.  Now let’s look at several more interesting homes around town. First up, the Roberts-Myrick-Jones House, built in 1890 for Judge Rufus Roberts.  This home now operates as a B&B. The Cedars below was built around 1822.  It …

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