Crescent, The - Valdosta, GA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc
N 30° 50.377 W 083° 17.010
17R E 281611 N 3414059
Quick Description: Also known as Colonel William S. West House.
Location: Georgia, United States
Date Posted: 11/4/2008 10:58:30 AM
Waymark Code: WM53C9
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Lat34North
Views: 52

Long Description:
"The Crescent" a landmark home on the National Register of Historic Places, was built by Col.William S. West in 1898. Three ladies in the Garden Club saved the demolition of the West's former home and in 1951 it became the home of all the Garden Clubs in Valdosta. (see member clubs).
It is open to the public Monday through Friday from 2 PM to 5 PM, but closed during major holidays and private events. It is also available for weddings, receptions and parties of the community, and has a large beautiful formal garden maintained by each garden club for the delight of the general public.

See second link below for more info.
Street address:
904 N Patterson St
Valdosta, GA usa
31604


County / Borough / Parish: Lowndes

Year listed: 1980

Historic (Areas of) Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering

Periods of significance: 1900-1924

Historic function: Domestic: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Current function: Recreation And Culture, Social: Civic, Museum

Privately owned?: yes

Primary Web Site: [Web Link]

Secondary Website 1: [Web Link]

Season start / Season finish: Not listed

Hours of operation: Not listed

Secondary Website 2: Not listed

National Historic Landmark Link: Not listed

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