Tag Archives: North Georgia Stone Veneer/Granitoid Buildings

Historic Storefronts, Bishop

Bishop Historic District, National Register of Historic Places

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Filed under --OCONEE COUNTY GA--, Bishop GA

Stone Veneer Storefront, Good Hope

I believe this stone-sided building was once a store. The sign lets you know you’re in the right place.

 

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Filed under --WALTON COUNTY GA--, Good Hope GA

Stone Veneer Building, Good Hope

This is located at the center of the Good Hope community, across the road from the Good Hope General Store. I will update when I can identify it.

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Filed under --WALTON COUNTY GA--, Good Hope GA

Sparta Flower Shoppe, 1940s

Sistie Hudson notes that Jewel Stewart opened the Sparta Flower Shoppe here in the 1940s and it served that purpose until closing upon Ginger Yarbrough’s retirement in August 2018. It’s a great structure.

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Filed under --HANCOCK COUNTY GA--, Sparta GA

First Christian Church, 1912, Jefferson

This is one of several structures in Jackson County featuring decorative siding built by E. Scott Ethridge, who owned the local concrete plant. His own residence on the adjacent lot features the siding, as well.

Jefferson Historic District, National Register of Historic Places

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Filed under --JACKSON COUNTY GA--, Jefferson GA

Historic Storefronts, Flovilla

Heard Street, running parallel to the railroad tracks, is Flovilla’s historic commercial center.

Much of the space is now occupied by the Victory Tabernacl. When I was photographing, mid-day on a Friday, the church was meeting and I could hear gospel music coming from inside, just as the sign promised.

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Filed under --BUTTS COUNTY GA--, Flovilla GA

Lincolnton Dry Cleaners, 1956

Lincolnton Historic District, National Register of Historic Places

 

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Filed under --LINCOLN COUNTY GA--, Lincolnton GA