Preservation Board Meeting
Clean Up Days
Saturday, August 24, 2019
The Wynne-Russell House, built in 1826, is on the Registry of Historic Places and is a pristine example of “Plantation Plain” architectural style of the upper Piedmont region. The interior floors, walls and fireplaces are original and largely untouched by modern finishing. The site also includes a family cemetery. The home is located at 4684 Wynne-Russell Drive in Lilburn. Donations to the Lilburn Community Partnership, which oversees the operation of the house, are welcomed.
The Facelift. For the first time in years, the actual wood that was used by Thomas Wynne to build the house will be exposed. The house was stripped, primed, and repainted.
Historic Wynne-Russell House
FREE Tour begins at 10AM.
Open to the Public
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2nd Wednesday of every month from 5pm-6pm
Open to the public and anyone is welcome to join our group!
Major Improvements at the House this Summer
First and Third Tuesdays of each month at 10 AM
Volunteers are always welcome.
The Botox. The parking lot was graded and re-paved.
And finally the removal of unhelpful things......The huge sweet gum tree near the house was taken down for practical reasons. It's too close to the septic system and too close to the house.