National Register of Historic Places listings in Barbour County, Alabama

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Location of Barbour County in Alabama

This is a list of the National Register of Historic Places listings in Barbour County, Alabama.

This is intended to be a complete list of the properties and districts on the National Register of Historic Places in Barbour County, Alabama, United States. Latitude and longitude coordinates are provided for many National Register properties and districts; these locations may be seen together in a Google map.[1]

There are 19 properties and districts listed on the National Register in the county, including 1 National Historic Landmark.

This National Park Service list is complete through NPS recent listings posted July 18, 2014.[2]

Current listings[edit]

[3] Name on the Register Image Date listed[4] Location City or town Description
1 Bray-Barron House
Bray-Barron House
May 27, 1971
(#71000093)
N. Eufaula Ave.
31°53′50″N 85°08′40″W / 31.897222°N 85.144444°W / 31.897222; -85.144444 (Bray-Barron House)
Eufaula
2 Cato House
Cato House
May 27, 1971
(#71000094)
823 W. Barbour St.
Eufaula
3 Henry D. Clayton House
Henry D. Clayton House
December 8, 1976
(#76002259)
1 mile south of Clayton off State Route 30
31°51′55″N 85°27′03″W / 31.865278°N 85.450833°W / 31.865278; -85.450833 (Henry D. Clayton House)
Clayton Built around 1850, this was the home of Confederate General Henry D. Clayton, Sr., former President of the University of Alabama as well as his son Henry D. Clayton, Jr., a legislator, a judge and the author of the Clayton Antitrust Act of 1914.
4 Drewry-Mitchell-Moorer House
Drewry-Mitchell-Moorer House
April 13, 1972
(#72000154)
640 N. Eufaula Ave.
31°53′58″N 85°08′40″W / 31.899444°N 85.144444°W / 31.899444; -85.144444 (Drewry-Mitchell-Moorer House)
Eufaula
5 Fendall Hall
Fendall Hall
July 28, 1970
(#70000097)
Barbour St.
31°53′30″N 85°25′30″W / 31.891667°N 85.425°W / 31.891667; -85.425 (Fendall Hall)
Eufaula
6 Grace Episcopal Church
Grace Episcopal Church
September 22, 1995
(#95001116)
Louisville St. south of Courthouse Sq.
31°52′38″N 85°27′00″W / 31.877222°N 85.45°W / 31.877222; -85.45 (Grace Episcopal Church)
Clayton
7 Kendall Manor
Kendall Manor
January 14, 1972
(#72000155)
534 W. Broad St.
31°53′35″N 85°09′08″W / 31.893056°N 85.152222°W / 31.893056; -85.152222 (Kendall Manor)
Eufaula Also known as Kendall Manor Bed and Breakfast
8 Kiels-McNab House
Kiels-McNab House
January 21, 1982
(#82001996)
W. Washington St.
31°53′16″N 85°09′16″W / 31.887778°N 85.154444°W / 31.887778; -85.154444 (Kiels-McNab House)
Eufaula
9 Lore Historic District
Lore Historic District
December 12, 1973
(#73000330)
Bounded by Eufaula Ave. and Browder, Livingston, and Barbour Sts.; also roughly bounded by Browder St., Van Buren Ave., Washington St., and Sanford Ave.
31°53′48″N 85°08′36″W / 31.896667°N 85.143333°W / 31.896667; -85.143333 (Lore Historic District)
Eufaula Second set of boundaries represents a boundary increase, the Seth Lore and Irwinton Historic District, listed on August 14, 1986 with ref#86001534
10 McNab Bank Building
McNab Bank Building
June 24, 1971
(#71000095)
201 East Broad St.
31°53′33″N 85°08′37″W / 31.8925°N 85.143611°W / 31.8925; -85.143611 (McNab Bank Building)
Eufaula Now known as The Lewis Agency, the building dates back to the 1850s and is one of the oldest bank buildings in Alabama.
11 Miller-Martin Town House
Miller-Martin Town House
December 16, 1974
(#74000399)
Louisville Ave.
31°52′29″N 85°27′07″W / 31.874722°N 85.451944°W / 31.874722; -85.451944 (Miller-Martin Town House)
Clayton Built in 1859 by John H. Miller, this Gothic Revival townhouse is noteworthy for its hand-painted murals on the entrance hall ceiling which depict the four seasons as well as other designs on the parlor and dining hall ceilings.
12 Petty-Roberts-Beatty House
Petty-Roberts-Beatty House
January 21, 1974
(#74000400)
103 N. Midway
31°52′43″N 85°26′58″W / 31.878611°N 85.449444°W / 31.878611; -85.449444 (Petty-Roberts-Beatty House)
Clayton Octagon house built in 1861 by Benjamin Franklin Petty. One of only two antebellum octagonal houses built in Alabama and the only one to survive.
13 Sheppard Cottage
Sheppard Cottage
May 27, 1971
(#71000096)
504 E. Barbour St.
31°53′28″N 85°08′20″W / 31.891111°N 85.138889°W / 31.891111; -85.138889 (Sheppard Cottage)
Eufaula Built in 1837, Sheppard Cottage is the oldest known residence in Eufaula. The cottage still has original wood mantels, fireplaces, and oak flooring.
14 Shorter Mansion
Shorter Mansion
January 14, 1972
(#72000156)
340 N. Eufaula Ave.
31°53′46″N 85°08′46″W / 31.896111°N 85.146111°W / 31.896111; -85.146111 (Shorter Mansion)
Eufaula
15 Governor Chauncy Sparks House
Governor Chauncy Sparks House
June 28, 1972
(#72000157)
257 Broad St.
31°53′40″N 85°08′45″W / 31.894444°N 85.145833°W / 31.894444; -85.145833 (Governor Chauncy Sparks House)
Eufaula The Sparks-Irby House was the home of the 44th Alabama Governor, Chauncey Sparks and his sister, Mrs. Louise Sparks Flewellen.
16 Spring Hill Methodist Church
Spring Hill Methodist Church
February 16, 1996
(#96000110)
Southern side of County Road 89, approximately 750 feet west of its junction with County Road 49
32°04′47″N 85°20′22″W / 32.079722°N 85.339444°W / 32.079722; -85.339444 (Spring Hill Methodist Church)
Spring Hill Greek revival church built in 1841 by John Fletcher Comer, father of B. B. Comer.
17 The Tavern
The Tavern
October 6, 1970
(#70000098)
105 Riverside Dr.
31°53′30″N 85°08′30″W / 31.891667°N 85.141667°W / 31.891667; -85.141667 (The Tavern)
Eufaula Originally built in the 1830s, The Tavern is Eufaula's oldest frame structure. During its history, it has been used as an Episcopal Church, a Confederate hospital, and as an inn where it accommodated Chattahoochee River travelers and the local gentry.
18 Wellborn
Wellborn
July 14, 1971
(#71000097)
630 East Broad St.
31°53′37″N 85°08′23″W / 31.893611°N 85.139722°W / 31.893611; -85.139722 (Wellborn)
Eufaula Also known as the Dr. Levi Thomas House, this classic Greek Revival mansion, dated from 1839, was the first of its sort to be built in this area. It was moved to its present location from 134 Livingston Avenue. The facade and inside floor plan remain little changed. It currently serves as business offices.
19 Woodlane Plantation Upload image
March 29, 2006
(#06000183)
State Route 431, S.
31°50′59″N 85°10′22″W / 31.849722°N 85.172778°W / 31.849722; -85.172778 (Woodlane Plantation)
Eufaula

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ The latitude and longitude information provided in this table was derived originally from the National Register Information System, which has been found to be fairly accurate for about 99% of listings. For about 1% of NRIS original coordinates, experience has shown that one or both coordinates are typos or otherwise extremely far off; some corrections may have been made. A more subtle problem causes many locations to be off by up to 150 yards, depending on location in the country: most NRIS coordinates were derived from tracing out latitude and longitudes off of USGS topographical quadrant maps created under the North American Datum of 1927, which differs from the current, highly accurate WGS84 GPS system used by most on-line maps. Chicago is about right, but NRIS longitudes in Washington are higher by about 4.5 seconds, and are lower by about 2.0 seconds in Maine. Latitudes differ by about 1.0 second in Florida. Some locations in this table may have been corrected to current GPS standards.
  2. ^ "National Register of Historic Places: Weekly List Actions". National Park Service, United States Department of the Interior. Retrieved on July 18, 2014.
  3. ^ Numbers represent an ordering by significant words. Various colorings, defined here, differentiate National Historic Landmarks and historic districts from other NRHP buildings, structures, sites or objects.
  4. ^ The eight-digit number below each date is the number assigned to each location in the National Register Information System database, which can be viewed by clicking the number.