Wimbish House (Atlanta Woman's Club)

Walter T. Downing

Peachtree Street, a major thoroughfare in Atlanta and site of numerous skyscrapers, still has this historic mansion surviving from the Victorian era. (It was in the process of restoration when I took these photographs in 2002.) It vaguely resembles a French chateau, with the steep roof and turrets.

Left and center: views of the front; right: detail of the deep front porch from the side


View from the side of the porte-cochere

See also William P. Nicolson House by Walter T. Downing.

For additional information and pictures of both the exterior and interior, see the official Atlanta Woman's Club site.

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