Antebellum Homes Reviews
Antebellum homes are the kind of houses from United States before the war period. It has the neoclassical style and the revival of Greek touch on the houses and the mansions. If you watch the movie Gone with the Wind, the houses was utilizing this type. Actually you can recognize antebellum period easily. There is a big staircase, grand ballroom, symmetrical façade, balconies, Greek pillars and columns, and many more. This house creates a grandeur effect and may give the luxurious feeling for the home owner.
Antebellum homes are very expensive. They cost as cheap as $115,000 and as expensive as $1,150,000. The reason why the price of this house is expensive is because the service that it offer. Neoclassical house is a limitless house. They will always look beautiful although they have been worn out and have very old ages. A little maintenance will make the house looks new and the beauty that the house offers will give you pride and satisfaction.
If you do not want to have antebellum homes you can visit some of them. Antebellum mansions are opened for public. You only need to pay for the entry ticket. Youth people’s ticket sometimes cost $8 while the adult costs $10. You can also have a package ticket where you pay about $30 to visits 3 mansions. Some houses like Stanton Hall and Long wood open every days while the others only open in specific days.
Many antebellum homes have the historical background in the USA. Some of them may have a dark history. However, they have been existed for a long time. The preservations of these houses show that antebellum type of houses is one of the characteristic of America. By knowing the inside of this house, we can experience the feeling of living in a neoclassical house at the past