Currahee Club Wins Prestigious Aurora Awards

Recognition Received for Clubhouse, Amenity Campus and Southern Living Home

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TOCCOA, Ga., Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Currahee Club, the premier golf community located in Toccoa, Ga., was recently presented with three Aurora Awards for construction and design excellence at the 2014 Southeast Building Conference (SEBC) held recently in Orlando, FL.

Competing against the top builders from around the Southeast, Currahee Club was honored in three categories including the Custom Home Category for the 2013 Southern Living Custom Builder Showcase Home, the Recreational Facility Category for The Currahee Club House and the Recreational Facility Special Amenity Category for the Currahee Sports Amenity Campus.

"We have strived to create a world class facility for our residents," said Andrew Ward, managing director at Currahee Club. "These common areas create a sense of community that is hard to find anywhere else and are a major reason why Currahee Club was selected as a founding member of Southern Living Inspired Communities."

Currahee Club was handpicked by Southern Living editors to build a Southern Living Showcase Home in 2013. The home, decorated by Sandy Hankins Interiors and built by Dillard Jones Builders, boasts wide doors and gracious porches with outdoor living and magnificent views over the signature 17th golf hole.

The Currahee Clubhouse is a 48,000-square-foot, mountain-chic estate with all the amenities expected of one of the area's top golf communities. With panoramic views of three states, guests take advantage of the Great Lodge Room, outfitted with stone fireplaces and rich leather sofas. Other amenities include to meeting areas, locker rooms and a billiard room.

The five acre Currahee Sports Amenity Campus features a zero entry pool, tennis courts and network of hiking trails.  Teens have their own video game room. Residents are welcome to use the community garden or dine at the Canoe Bar and Grill for poolside refreshments.

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About Currahee Club
Located a short drive from Atlanta, Greenville and Athens, Currahee Club is a 1,200-acre gated community located in the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains, atop the shores of Lake Hartwell. Residents and members at Currahee Club enjoy a blend of golf, mountain, lake and club, plus extensive amenities. They offer hundreds of floor plans and home designs that can be built on home-sites that range in price from $80,000 for interior, $400,000 for lakeside and $140,000 for home-sites on the golf course.

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