In 1825, France's Marquis de LaFayette visited an area in Georgia's Troup County. Those who lived in the city at the time were so impressed with the foreign aristocrat that the city was named after the visitor's country estate near Paris - LaGrange. Today, a statue of the Marquis de La Fayette even stands atop a fountain in LaGrange's LaFayette Square.
LaGrange enjoys an enviable location that makes it part of the Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Gainesville and Georgia-Alabama Combined Statistical Area. This location makes it a hub for transportation and very generous in terms of employment and real estate opportunities. Its popularity with relocating newcomers keeps Home builders in LaGrange busy! Adding to its popularity is the fact that LaGrange is the county seat of Troup County and home to Georgia's oldest private college, LaGrange College.
Located along Georgia's western edge, Troup County has a rich history with more than 30 locations listed on the National Register of Historic Places. LaGrange is home to 15 such locations. Popular historic attractions in LaGrange include the Broad Street Historic District, the Ferrell-Holder House, the LaGrange Commercial Historic District and the Vernon Road Historic District.
LaGrange offers its residents plenty to see and do. Top attractions in the area include the LaGrange Art Museum, Explorations in Antiquity, the LaGrange Symphony Orchestra, the Legacy Museum on Main, as well as Butts Mill Farm and Wild Animal Safari.
For lovers of the outdoors, LaGrange has plenty to offer. Located just eight miles outside of the city is West Point Lake, a stunning outdoor recreational complex consisting of 27 parks and a 26,000-acre lake. Or, if the high life is more your forte, then the LaGrange Mall will be a common stop. Being a massive 233,000 square-foot shopping center, the mall boasts a wealth of stores, restaurants, and other entertainment options.
LaGrange offers those moving here all of the benefits of small town living with easy access to all of the amenities modern families enjoy. Offering a perfect blend of residential and commercial properties, building a new home in the city is a good choice because it delivers exciting employment opportunities balanced with the quiet and friendliness of small, close-knit neighborhoods. If you're considering moving here, then you're going to love the incredible custom designs Southland's Home builders in LaGrange can create for your new home's look.
With over 100 floorplans to choose from and an array of top-of-the-line interior appointments, Southland Custom Homes is among the top-rated Home builders in LaGrange GA. In addition to providing a huge selection of plan options, Southland Custom Homes will even work with new homebuyers to alter a specific floorplan so that it is exactly what the buyer wants. If you are looking for a custom home builder in or near Troup County, then Southland Custom Homes is sure to meet and exceed all of your expectations.
Southland Custom Homes is one of the premier Georgia on-your-land builders. We have model showrooms located in Macon (3956 Bloomfield Village Drive, Macon, GA 31206), Dawsonville (98 Bethel Drive, Dawsonville, GA 3053), and Marietta (265 N. Cobb PKWY, Marietta, GA 30062). Stop by today to see all that Southland has to offer!
If you are looking for a custom-built home in beautiful LaGrange, GA, Southland Custom Homes builds in the following locations:
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