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Old 08-12-2007, 08:22 PM
 
Location: The 12th State
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I love the piedmont of North Carolina and I thought I would share what you will see here if you never been to this part of North Carolina.

Old Tobacco Barn



Tobacco Fields go for miles and still a major cash crop for local farmers.



17 and 18 century homes located in High Point




Black Smith Building


Rolling Country Side Near Cool Springs, North Carolina



Beautiful Barns on Highway 64




Southern Historic Homes in Mocksville, North Carolina



I saw this one and it was for sale. It has beautiful entrance brick posts at beginning of the driveway with lantern style lights on the posts.

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Old 08-13-2007, 09:02 AM
 
Location: In a house
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What lovely pictures. Thanks for posting them. I enjoyed taking a look into the piedmont area. I now live in the piedmont and like you, I see some really great areas here.
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Old 08-13-2007, 11:42 AM
 
Location: The 12th State
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Thankyou cynwidkat

Here some more for your viewing pleasure

Here is antique store off Highway 150 in Reeds, North Carolina



I love the amerciana influence on these two houses below off Highway 601




The cows in background are enjoying the peace and quiet that North Carolina provide off Hwy 66
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Old 08-13-2007, 03:28 PM
 
Location: east of my daughter-north of my son
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Absolutlely great!! Thanks for posting them. It's going to be a pleasure just to take a ride around the area.
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Old 08-14-2007, 12:08 PM
 
Location: The 12th State
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I saw this home in Mocksville area and thought it had some attitude.



very cute



The windows of this home caught my eye and it also had a for sale sign in the yard.



Here a photo of home I am in process of flipping to put on the market.
Excuse the look I am replacing the storm windows and I took the shudders off before painting the home



I love the large deck with dog run and it has a hot tub



I assume the previous owner worked from home this work shed has two offices and plenty of storage.



This is the view of the back yard of this home that sits on acre very serene.

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Old 08-14-2007, 03:39 PM
 
Location: Up above the world so high!
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Great pics, thanks for sharing!
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Old 08-14-2007, 06:25 PM
 
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Awww Sunny, great photos! Oh and by the way I adore your sheltie, real cutie pie, and gorgeous coat!

The scenery in NC is just filled with beauty and history. And that is something everyone really should want to hold on to,
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Old 08-14-2007, 06:46 PM
 
Location: Beautiful TN!
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This was great, I can never get enough of the beauty down here. Thanks lots
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Old 08-14-2007, 07:07 PM
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You take wonderful pictures. Have you considered a career as a post card photographier?
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Old 08-14-2007, 08:04 PM
 
Location: The 12th State
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Thank you that was too kind of comment.
I never thought about it but there is lack of post cards of the piedmont.

I was in Greensboro Saturday and was amazed on how busy the downtown was. They have done excellent job of vitalizing a historic downtown and leaving it as that. Few classic neon lights, flower pots hanging off the street lamps.

Here is a photo in downtown Greensboro (also known as Greensborough original spelling) the original Woolworth building where the first sit in too place A & T university students.


Here is some photos of the best city park I have seen in a downtown area
Greensboro Cienter City Park.



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