The Channel you have requested is no longer available.

Lake Sinclair Blog

If you are thinking of purchasing lake property in Georgia, don't do it until you check out lake sinclair.

Former Governor's Mansion open for tours in Milledgeville, Georgia

This afternoon I was surprised by fellow AR friend Thom Abbott with a visit.  We visited at the office a while and then we headed to downtown Milledgeville.  We had a nice dinner at the Brick and then did a very quick (it was both dark and chilly) But I got to show off our former governor's mansion. It's really a beautiful building and I have actually had dinner in there once.

Times: Tues-Sat, 10am-4pm; Sun, 2pm-4pm - Tours held on the hour
Phone: 478-445-4545
Admission: $10 per person, $7 seniors & pre-booked tours, $2 students
Visit Website

If you get to Milledgeville Georgia I highly recomment you visit the former Governor's mansion

Check out this virtual tour

The Mansion is the former Governor's Mansion from the era when Milledgeville was the Capital of Georgia.  Those years were 1804 to 1868.  Thought it was always Atlanta did ya?

Nope, Georgia was actually the fourth state capital after Savannah, Augusta, Louisville and before the fifth and current capital which of course is Atlanta, Georgia.  To read about the whens and whys here.

706-485-9668  us on facebook

Follow me on Google Plus for more information about Lake Sinclair and surrounding area news and events

(Click on Lane Realty Logo for web site)

Tammy Lankford, Broker/Owner


Broker License # 169695  Lane Realty License # H-11420

Call me today for all your Lake Sinclair real estate needs.

Subscribe to my Blog here!


We always have water at lake sinclair Lake Sinclair stays full even during droughts.  Click to read why and how.

 Search for homes on Lake Sinclair now

For readers who are not members of ActiveRain feel free to also add your comments or you can click on the EMAIL me link to the right of this blog and email me.  Thanks for reading.

All content belongs to me unless otherwise stated.  Do not use without permission.  Logos and photographs may also be copyright registered. Please do not use without my express written permission.



11 commentsTammy Lankford • January 26 2015 06:59PM
Former Governor's Mansion open for tours in Milledgeville, Georgia
This afternoon I was surprised by fellow AR friend Thom Abbott with a visit. We visited at the office a while and then we headed to downtown Milledgeville. We had a nice dinner at the Brick and then did a very quick (it was both dark and chilly)… more
Are you gaining equity in your Lake Sinclair home?
Tonight I read a post about gaining equity in homes written by Nicole Doty - Gilbert Real Estate Expert in Arizona. I'm a smiggin jealous. Our market might be more improved if our economy wasn't still so dismal. Not only are the Lake Sinclair… more
VoicePlay coming to the Plaza Arts Center
I'll be the first to admit that growing up in a small rural town doesn't always give you the best opportunities to see a good show. Eatonton literally has NO movie theater. There was one when I was girl and another that had a short lived life when… more
Non water front home sales in Putnam County
A Lane Realty we focus on Lake Sinclair, but not all buyers can afford the over $200, 000. average price of waterfront homes. And of course we don't turn away buyers who don't care for lake life or are not in that price range. We happily also work… more
Lakeshore Circle- SOLD! DOM 30 Lake Sinclair
Sometimes it all works out when sellers listen to our advice and that's just what happened at this property. The house needed a total remodel and my seller said "not in the budget" so we had to sell the house "as is" but the problem was no one… more
Lake Sinclair real estate market ended well in 2014
As you can see it was an exceptional December for Lake Sinclair. That Bright blue tall bar at the right side of the graph represents the 20 homes that closed in December. More than an December in at least the past 5 years, but I'd… more
Slow start to 2015 for closings Lake Sinclair- Georgia
Only two waterfront properties have closed so far in January 201 5, but with 15 Lake Sinclair properties pending I expect the number to go up significantly before the end of the month. The average list price of the pending homes is $218, 000 so I… more
Time just flies… when you're having fun "20 Years"
It's hard for me to remember my 29 year old self that sat in the closing in my attorney's office 20 years ago today and signed closing papers. My daughter was a precocious 6 year old at the time. My parents were way more terrified about me owning a… more
Lake Sinclair gets how cold? has how much snow fall?
Dear Lane Realty, I read a little about your lake maintain at or near full pool at all times of the year which makes it one of the only lakes in Georgia to do that, according to my research. But I'm concerned from reading your posts about the snow… more
Lake Sinclair sellers with difficult circumstances can count on me
I have successfully navigated my way through many difficult situations in life, both personal and professional. That tends to help me keep a level head when I'm dealing with situations where a listing is more than meets the eye. I have helped… more