Andalusia (Milledgeville, Georgia)

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Andalusia
Andalusia (Milledgeville, Georgia) is located in Georgia (U.S. state)
Andalusia (Milledgeville, Georgia)
Nearest city Milledgeville, GA
Coordinates 33°7′31.461″N 83°15′54.8994″W / 33.12540583°N 83.265249833°W / 33.12540583; -83.265249833Coordinates: 33°7′31.461″N 83°15′54.8994″W / 33.12540583°N 83.265249833°W / 33.12540583; -83.265249833
Area 544 acres (2.20 km2)
Built 1850s (Main House)[1]
Architectural style Plantation Plain
Governing body Private residence
NRHP Reference # 80000968
Added to NRHP 1980

Andalusia is the name of Southern American author Flannery O'Connor's rural Georgia estate. The estate is located in Baldwin County, Georgia, approximately 4 miles (6.4 km) northwest of Milledgeville. It comprises 544 acres (2.20 km2), including the house where O'Connor wrote some of her last and best-known fiction.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1980[3] and opened to the public in 2003.[4] The estate is currently maintained by The Andalusia Foundation, Inc.

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