Reid-Griffith House c.1848
200 S. Washington Street
Historic Eatonton, Georgia
Includes 7,700 SF Antebellum & 1,956 SF Victorian Style Guest house 3 + Acre beautiful Grounds (additional lot)
In the center of Georgia’s Antebellum Trail, Eatonton, is home to one of Georgia’s fine Greek Revival Antebellum mansions built by the Reid brothers c.1848 boasting approximately 7,713 SF in this quaint southern town nestled between Lakes Oconee (10 miles) & Sinclair; approximately 70 miles east of Atlanta via I-20 and 40 miles to Athens, Georgia.
“Two-story wood frame Greek Revival house with a hipped roof and a two-story portico supported by two massive square columns. There is a balcony above the entrance, and both the entrance and balcony door are framed in Greek Revival style. One of the four mansions built in Eatonton by the Reid brothers, it is simpler than the Reid-Stubbs or the Reid-Lawrence house, deriving its beauty from plan and structure”. For more information see Linley, John. Architecture of Middle Georgia: the Oconee Area. Athens, Ga.: University of Georgia Press, c1972, pp. 81-82.
The Reid-Griffith home sits stunningly at the end of a long boxwood lined walkway with towering square tapered stucco columns of brick. There are wide center halls on both levels with parlor, inviting library, formal dining room with unique built in cabinetry, bedroom and bath, kitchen and bright casual dining area on the main level and 3 spacious bedrooms with 2 baths including a fantastic master suite on the second level.
The home also has an absolutely awesome basement with exposed brick and stone, open concept for entertaining, double fireplaces, dining area , half bath, abundant storage and much more. Original double basement doors open onto lovely screened porch.
Wonderful chandeliers, heart pine floors, graceful staircase with landing, interior door casing with unique corner blocks, special original built in cabinets throughout are but a few of the many appealing architectural features. Home has been totally renovated with all modern amenities.
Rear sun deck overlooking courtyard with fountain! Also included is a turn of the century 1,956 SF Victorian style Guest house with wrap around porches, beautifully renovated…additional .63 acre building lot.. (302 & 304 W. Walnut Street) Total Property encompasses approximately 3+/- acres of grounds of mature trees and plantings.
Potentially Gracious & Grand Southern Estate. Must See!
c. 1848 Antebellum, Second Home (1956 SF) & Additional building lot…
ALL for $749,000
Main Antebellum (7700 sf) only on large corner 2+/- Ac. lot for $569,000!
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