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tired old house and they are dying because people can't afford to maintain them, or pay the taxes on them. And there is not enough money from historic preservation groups to help those of us who would love to restore them.

Wesley Plattenburg House aka Dr Kilpatrick House at 601 Washington Street, on the northwest corner of Furniss Street in Selma, Alabama. :: Alabama Photographs and Pictures Collection. General view of the front Old Buildings, Abandoned Buildings, Abandoned Places, Abandoned Castles, Old Mansions, Abandoned Mansions, Old Southern Homes, Southern Gothic, Southern Style

10 endangered Alabama plantation homes, plus 15 mansions lost to history

Have you ever driven by a once-stately, crumbling old home with an obviously proud heritage and wonder why it was left to the elements?

East Tennessee Ghost Seekers is a non-profit organization that researches and investigates strange phenomena and paranormal activity. Haunted Places features some of the most famous hauntings in Knoxville, Tennessee, and surrounding areas. Abandoned Mansions, Abandoned Places, Abandoned Houses, Abandoned Plantations, Abandoned Castles, Most Haunted Places, Spooky Places, Real Haunted Houses, Haunted Mansion

East Tennessee Ghost Seekers | Haunted Places

East Tennessee Ghost Seekers is a non-profit organization that researches and investigates strange phenomena and paranormal activity. Haunted Places features some of the most famous hauntings in Knoxville, Tennessee, and surrounding areas.

Oaklawn Plantation House: Located in Spring Hill, TN two miles off US Oaklawn has held the imagination of Civil War buffs and historians for many years. Considered one of the finest in the region, Absalom Thompson built this brick plantation home in Old Southern Homes, Southern Plantation Homes, Southern Mansions, Plantation Houses, Southern Style, Old Southern Plantations, Southern Architecture, Antebellum Homes, Old Mansions

Oaklawn Plantation House: Located in Spring Hill, TN two miles off US 31, Oaklawn has held the imagination of Civil War buffs and historians for many years. Considered one of the finest in the region, Absalom Thompson built this brick plantation home in 1835.

Alabama dreamin-One of numerous houses between Montgomery, Alabama and Columbus, GA. Old Masonic lodge (I think) in Crawfordville, AL. Abandoned Property, Old Abandoned Houses, Abandoned Mansions, Abandoned Buildings, Abandoned Places, Abandoned Plantations, Spooky House, Home Of The Brave, Old Farm Houses

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Rear of the Elm Bluff house in Dallas County, Alabama. Old Mansions, Mansions Homes, Abandoned Mansions, Abandoned Property, Abandoned Castles, Abandoned Places, Old Buildings, Abandoned Buildings, Abandoned Plantations

Very neat "eyebrow" windows

"The most unusual feature of the house is its "eyebrow" windows set into the frieze above the pilasters, each originally masked with wooden screens utilizing a Greek Key motif. More commonly seen in Northeastern houses, these windows admitted light and air to the low-ceilinged rooms on the largely hidden third floor. The soffits feature mutules studded with guttae. A hipped roof tops the cornice." - en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Elm_Bluff_Plantation#cite_note-sile...

AL, Sawyerville, Hale County, Umbria Plantation - built in about 1830 by Samuel Pickens. Destroyed fire in The house was an unusual example of a raised basement plantation house built on a U-shaped plan. Old Southern Homes, Southern Plantation Homes, Southern Mansions, Plantation Houses, Southern Style, Southern Charm, Southern Gothic, Old Mansions, Abandoned Mansions

Umbria Plantation - Wikipedia

Umbria Plantation, also known as the Samuel Pickens Plantation, was a historic cotton plantation and Greek Revival-style plantation house near what is now Sawyerville, Alabama. The plantation was established by Samuel Pickens, the younger brother of Alabama's third governor, Israel Pickens. The house was an unusual example of a raised basement plantation house built on a U-shaped plan.[1] It was recorded by the Historic American Buildings Survey during the 1930s.[2] It was destroyed in a…

The Forks of Cypress plantation house, built ca. in Lauderdale County, a unique Alabama example of a plantation house Southern Plantation Homes, Southern Mansions, Southern Plantations, Southern Homes, Plantation Houses, Southern Style, Old Mansions, Abandoned Mansions, Abandoned Buildings

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The Forks of Cypress plantation house, built ca. 1820s in Lauderdale County, a unique Alabama example of a plantation house

The plantation, Quietude, sits atop a long ridge that overlooks the Tombigbee river valley on Bluff Port Road in Sumter County, Alabama. Abandoned Houses, Abandoned Places, Old Houses, Greek Revival Architecture, Southern Architecture, Southern Homes, Southern Charm, Southern Style, Abandoned Plantations

The plantation Quietude sits atop a long ridge that overlooks the Tombigbee river valley on Bluff Port Road in Sumter County, AL

"Cottage Gardens" built circa 1795 for Spanish appointed governor of the Natchez district. Southern Cottage, Southern Homes, Southern Style, Beautiful Architecture, Architecture Details, House Layout Plans, Antebellum Homes, Georgia Homes, Southern Plantations

Old Georgia Homes on Instagram: “"Cottage Gardens" built circa 1795 for Spanish appointed governor of the Natchez district. #natchez #natchezms #mississippi…”

1,867 Likes, 19 Comments - Old Georgia Homes (@oldgeorgiahomes) on Instagram: “"Cottage Gardens" built circa 1795 for Spanish appointed governor of the Natchez district. #natchez…”

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The Architecture of the Old South

I have written before of my love for architecture and that of Frank Lloyd Wright, whom I still consider to be the greatest American architect that ever lived but I won’t limit myself to admiring ju…