Avant House (Andalusia, Alabama)

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Avant House
Avant House (Andalusia, Alabama) is located in Alabama
Avant House (Andalusia, Alabama)
Location 909 Sanford Rd., Andalusia, Alabama
Coordinates 31°19′5″N 86°26′45″W / 31.31806°N 86.44583°W / 31.31806; -86.44583Coordinates: 31°19′5″N 86°26′45″W / 31.31806°N 86.44583°W / 31.31806; -86.44583
Area 3.5 acres (1.4 ha)
Built 1914 (1914)
Architectural style Classical Revival
Governing body Private
NRHP Reference # 96000046[1]
Added to NRHP February 16, 1996

Avant House is an historic house at 909 Sanford Road in Andalusia, Alabama.[1] It was built by Frank Lockwood.[1] It is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.[1][2] It was refurbished by William W. Avant (1922-2011) in his retirement.[3]


  1. ^ a b c d "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2010-07-09. 
  2. ^ Encyclopedia of Alabama
  3. ^ Obituaries for November 2, 2011, Andalusia Star News, November 2, 2011