Butts County is at the southern edge of the metro Atlanta area, actually closer to Macon than Atlanta. As such, both cities are within an hour of this laid back charming community. Unlike much of the metro area, Butts County has not experienced the torrid pace of growth that overwhelmed the infrastructures of many nearby counties. Land is still affordable, and the people as friendly as anywhere you will ever find.
Butts County was created in 1825, carved out of Henry and Monroe Counties. It is named for Captain Samuel Butts, a militiaman that died in the War of 1812, fighting the Creek Indians. The town seat, Jackson, was named for President Andrew Jackson. Much of Butts County and its cities were destroyed by its March to the Sea during the American Civil War. Butts County struggled for afterwards to become economically stable again. The beginning of the first railroad train on May 5, 1882 started the resurgence.
Lake Jackson, a reservoir was formed when the Central Georgia Power Company completed a dam and hydroelectric plant at Lloyd Shoals on the Ocmulgee River. The Creek Indians used Indian Springs for centuries to heal their sick and to keep the healthy well. This is where the treaty that ceded the Creek Indian lands to the state of Georgia in 1825.
For those wishing to take full advantage of all that Butts County has to offer year round, Southland Custom Homes is a Home Builder in GA that specializes in custom home building for the Butts County area. Southland Custom Homes is an on-your-lot custom home builder, meaning that they build the home of your dreams in the location of your choice!
With over a 100 floorplan options to choose from and an array of top-of-the-line interior appointments, Southland Custom Homes is among the premier Home Builders in 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 builder in Butts County, Southland Custom Homes is sure to meet and exceed your expectations.
Southland Custom Homes, a custom builder in Butts County, GA has 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 or call us today at 1-866-56-BUILD* to see all that Southland has to offer!
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