Glen Echo (Ellabell, Georgia)

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Glen Echo
Glen Echo, 1773.jpg
House at Glen Echo
Glen Echo (Ellabell, Georgia) is located in Georgia (U.S. state)
Glen Echo (Ellabell, Georgia)
Glen Echo (Ellabell, Georgia) is located in the US
Glen Echo (Ellabell, Georgia)
Nearest city Ellabell, Georgia
Coordinates 32°08′07″N 81°27′51″W / 32.13528°N 81.46417°W / 32.13528; -81.46417Coordinates: 32°08′07″N 81°27′51″W / 32.13528°N 81.46417°W / 32.13528; -81.46417
Area 7 acres (2.8 ha)
Built 1773
Architect Unknown
Architectural style Plantation Plain
NRHP Reference # 78000965[1]
Added to NRHP January 9, 1978
Side of house
Front of house

Glen Echo is an historic plantation house near Ellabell, Georgia, United States. The house was built circa 1773 and is an early example of Plantation Plain style.[1] Records show that the land of Glen Echo Plantation was granted in the colonial era through a king's grant to a member of the Bird family.[2] It was placed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1978.

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  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ Averitt, Jack N. Families of Southeastern Georgia. Genealogical Publishing Company. p. 182. Retrieved March 29, 2013.