Tag Archives: South Georgia Hip-Roof & Pyramidal Houses

Pyramidal Roof Tenant Farmhouses, Telfair County

These are two of  the best-preserved houses of this style I have found. Once common throughout Georgia, they’re increasingly rare today.



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Hip-Roof Farmhouse, Emanuel County

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Pyramidal Roof Farmhouse, Colquitt County

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New South Cottage, Quitman

Houses like this one, on the fringe of historic neighborhoods, have potential for restoration but are often overlooked.


Filed under --BROOKS COUNTY GA--, Quitman GA

Vernacular Farmhouse, Decatur County

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Sam Engram House, Circa 1913, Zetto

Brothers Dan and Ed Giles, whose family has farmed the surrounding countryside for over fifty years, have transformed this historic home into the Pine Ridge Plantation lodge. They have modernized the space while maintaining its historic integrity and the plantation has quickly become one of the premier hunting destinations in Southwest Georgia. Though sometimes spelled ‘Ingram’, old timers from the area have written that it was spelled ‘Engram’.

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Filed under --CLAY COUNTY GA--, Zetto GA

Georgian Cottage, Bulloch County

This farmhouse is a Georgian cottage with an added-on room.

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