Stone Mountain School — Hawkins County, Tennessee

When someone closes their eyes and thinks of a rural school, sometimes a log structure is envisioned, but more than usual, that was not the case.

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However, that IS the case with this rustic rural school known as Stone Mountain School, located on the back roads of Hawkins County, Tennessee.

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The Stone Mountain School was organized and constructed in 1921 by George and Marie Berry with the purpose of educating the children around Pressman’s Home and the Poor Valley area of Hawkins County.

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The school would operate until Wednesday, November 11, 1964 when the school would close its doors forever and it’s 20 students were sent another school.

The school building has sense been converted into a residence and was on the market for sale until November 18, 2015 when it was marked as sold.  If you are interested in other pictures from zillow and the listing you can find that by clicking HERE.

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