Waynesborough AcademyWaynesboro, GA
201 Ward Street
Waynesboro, Georgia 30830
Type: Adaptive Reuse-New Construction-Multifamily
Year Built: 2011
About the Property
Waynesborough Academy is located in the Historic District of Waynesboro, Burke County, Georgia. This community is comprised of 39 senior (62 and older) garden style apartment homes in the renovation of a historic schoolhouse with additional new construction. The apartments feature well-appointed, one and two-bedroom floor plans, with energy efficient systems. The community was certified under the EarthCraft new construction and renovation Multifamily standards and is certified as an EarthCraft communities property. Resident amenities include a multi-purpose room including a kitchen, parlor with television, and a craft/game room. Additionally the property features a fitness center, computer center, library, storage rooms, laundry room, and sitting areas on each floor. The exterior amenities include raised gardens, and a covered pavilion with barbeque grills for the residents to use. Waynesborough Academy received the “Excellence in Rehabilitation Award” from the Georgia Trust for Historic Preservation. The property is professionally managed with full-time administrative and maintenance staff.