The annual Eutaw Tour of Historic Homes, sponsored by the Greene County Historical Society, is scheduled for Saturday, October 7, from 9:00 am until 5:00 pm and Sunday, October 8, from 1:00 to 5:00 pm. The annual tour is the Society's major fundraiser with proceeds benefiting its projects to preserve historic Greene County properties.
Tickets are $20.00 for adults, $10.00 for children under 12, or $15.00 for groups of 10 or more. Tickets may be purchased (cash, check, credit/debit) during the tour at the Historical Society's headquarters, the Vaughn-Morrow house, 310 Main Street, next to the Presbyterian Church, in Eutaw. For advance ticket information call (205) 292-0015 or (205) 799-7380. The Historical Society will serve BBQ pork, BBQ chicken, or trio-salad lunches for $10 a plate at the Vaughn-Morrow house from 11am until 2pm both Saturday and Sunday.
Four homes featured on this year’s tour are listed on the National Register of Historic Places. They are; Kirkwood (1860), the Attoway Davis-Richardson House (ca. 1840), the Schoppert-Cotton house (ca. 1856), and Glenville Plantation (ca. mid 1840s). Other homes on tour are Magnolia on Main (ca. 1908) and Oakmont (ca. 1908). The First Presbyterian Church, a beautiful Greek Revival structure (ca. 1851), will also be open for tour.
See complete story in the Pickens County Herald.