Questions & Information
Call 706.724.0436
Wildrow Wilson Boyhood Home

Status of Endangered Properties

The Kress Building, 832-838 Broad Street.
2015 — The Kress Building, 832-838 Broad Street »

Kress Building Address: 832-838 Broad Street Owner: Privately Owned   History and Significance: H. Kress, one of the nation’s most successful five and dime chain stores, was first opened in the 900 block of Broad Street in downtown Augusta in … Read more

Engine Company No_opt
2016 — Old Engine Company No. 7, 2163 Central Avenue »

Old Engine Company No. 7 Address: 2163 Central Avenue Owner: Augusta Richmond County History and Significance:  Construction began on the Engine Company No. 7 building in 1913 and work was completed in 1914 at a cost of $12,599 and placed … Read more

The Mary Warren Home as seen from Central Avenue
2015 — The Mary Warren Home, 2109 Central Avenue »

Mary Warren Home Address:  2109 Central Avenue Owner: Privately Owned   History and Significance: Established in 1903, the Mary Warren Home was created to care for indigent women and children.  As the need for care continued to grow, the organization … Read more

656 Milledge Road exterior view_opt
2016 — The Benjamin Franklin Jones House, 656 Milledge Road »

The  Benjamin Franklin Jones House (aka Dr. Manganiello Residence) Address: 656 Milledge Road Owner: Privately Owned History and Significance:  This large residential house across from the Augusta Country Club is screened from those passing on Milledge Road by overgrown shrubbery.  … Read more

The former Woolworth Building 802 Broad Street
2015 — Woolworth Department Store »

Woolworth Department Store Address: 802 Broad Street Owner: Privately Owned   History and Significance: The Woolworth Building located at the corner of Broad and Seventh Streets was built in 1939 and was one of America’s best known retailers.  Three storefronts … Read more

Penthouse of the Lamar building for cover image_opt
2016 — The Penthouse at the Lamar Building, 753 Broad Street »

The Penthouse at the Lamar Building Address: 753 Broad Street Owner: Privately Owned History and Significance:  Designed by internationally known architect I. M. Pei and partners, the penthouse on the Lamar Building was completed in 1976.  The Lamar Building itself, … Read more

The Bayou Building, 904 Broad Street.
2015 — Bayou Building, 904 Broad Street »

Bayou Building Address: 904 Broad Street Owner: Privately Owned   History and Significance: Known most recently as the Bayou Bar and Eatery and gutted by fire in 2001, all that remains is the Broad Street and Ellis Street facades in … Read more

East Central Regional Hospital Gracewood
2017 – East Central Regional Hospital, Gracewood Campus, 100 Myrtle Boulevard, Gracewood, Georgia »

East Central Regional Hospital, Gracewood Campus Address: 100 Myrtle Boulevard, Gracewood, Georgia, 30812 Owner: State of Georgia; Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Disabilities History and Significance: The superintendent’s report dated January 25, 1922 describes the formation of the Training … Read more

The Perkins-Cullum House, located at 510 Greene Street
2015 — Perkins-Cullum House, 510 Greene Street »

Perkins-Cullum House Address: 510 Greene Street Owner:  Privately Owned   History and Significance: This large residential home was built circa 1901 by Henry C. Perkins, who was president of Perkins Manufacturing Company and Augusta Sash and Door.  Mr. Perkins was … Read more

Erbelding Building
Erbelding Building, 601-603 Broad Street »

2013 Endangered Properties List   Owner: Privately Owned History and Significance: Known as the Erbelding Building, 601-603 Broad Street is one of the oldest existing downtown buildings in Augusta. Research indicates the building was constructed c. 1870 and was typically a mixed … Read more