Washington Firehouse No. 5
Fire Station No. 5
The building in 2008, currently used to house a legal firm.
|Location||7 North Lawrence Street
|Architectural style||Greek Revival|
|NRHP Reference #||83003462|
|Added to NRHP||December 22, 1983|
Washington Firehouse No. 5 is a historic fire station in Mobile, Alabama, United States. The two-story brick Greek Revival building was built in 1851 at a cost of $5,500. It was constructed to house the privately run Washington Fire Company. The building features a Doric distyle-in-antis arrangement at the street level supporting an upper story with jib windows opening onto a cantilevered iron balcony. The building was documented by the Historic American Buildings Survey in 1936 and was added to the National Register of Historic Places on December 22, 1983.
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