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Washington in Wilkes County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Sims-Beggs House

1892

 
 
Sims-Beggs House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, September 13, 2015
1. Sims-Beggs House Marker
Inscription.
William M. Sims, attorney and county commissioner, purchased this lot known as Robert Toombs Meadow from Kate Toombs Cooley for $200 and built this asymetrical Queen Anne style house. 1962 purchased by John and Helen Beggs.

 
Erected by Wilkes-Washington Historic Foundation.
 
Location. 33° 44.167′ N, 82° 43.983′ W. Marker is in Washington, Georgia, in Wilkes County. Marker is on East Robert Toombs Avenue (U.S. 72), on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Washington GA 30673, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 10 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. K.A. Wilheit House (within shouting distance of this marker); Wisteria Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); Queen Anne Style (within shouting distance of this marker); Tarver-Maynard House (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Historic Dugas Home (about 300 feet away); Home of Robert Toombs (about 300 feet away); Oliver S. Dyson House (about 400 feet away); Washington-Wilkes Historical Museum (about 400 feet away); Dyson House (about 400 feet away); The Episcopal Church of the Mediator (about 600 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Washington.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
Sims-Beggs House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, September 13, 2015
2. Sims-Beggs House Marker
Sims-Beggs House image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, September 13, 2015
3. Sims-Beggs House
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 110 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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