Haynes Manor Neighborhood – Favorite Old Homes

Atlanta, GA – The Haynes Manor neighborhood is located in Buckhead.  The neighborhood developed beginning in the 1920s.  The name comes from the developer of the neighborhood, Eugene Haynes, who subdivided his Haynes Manor Estate.  Most of the development along Peachtree Battle Ave is from the 1920s, with surrounding areas …

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Ansley Park – A Few Favorite Old Homes

Atlanta – Ansley Park Neighborhood – 100 years ago, Ansley Park developed as the first northern suburb of Atlanta.  Funny to think it was a suburb, since now it’s adjacent to Midtown, Piedmont Park, The High Museum of Art etc.  Over the years it’s been home to many prominent citizens, …

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Inman Park, Atlanta – Victorian Homes & More

Inman Park, Atlanta – Fulton County – This is Atlanta’s first streetcar suburb, begun in 1889.  Joel Hurt developed around 119 acres, and named it for  John Inman.  The large Victorian homes here were built for city business leaders, such as Asa Candler, owner of Coca-Cola.  The variety of house …

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