Newnan

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Newnan, Georgia, is the “City of Homes”. Antebellum. Historic. Southern. Large and grand, showing the intricacies of another time, closely viewed from the street. Family homes, lived in generation after generation.

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Sherman’s burning rampage left much of the area untouched due to Newnan being a hospital city for Confederate troops. An early American aesthetic thrives as a result. In fact, Newnan has six historic districts. Well worth a visit for people who enjoy Classical Revival, Neoclassical, Victorian, and Romanesque architecture.

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Note: When I went to the help center (located in the historic courthouse), the lady was very helpful and gave me a brochure for directions of the historic area.