Weems House

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Weems House
Weems House 01.JPG
The Weems House in 2010
Weems House is located in Alabama
Weems House
Location 1155 Springhill Avenue
Mobile, Alabama
Coordinates 30°41′30″N 88°3′46″W / 30.69167°N 88.06278°W / 30.69167; -88.06278Coordinates: 30°41′30″N 88°3′46″W / 30.69167°N 88.06278°W / 30.69167; -88.06278
Area 0.3 acres (0.12 ha)
Built 1870
Architectural style Greek Revival
Governing body Private
NRHP Reference # 82001613[1]
Added to NRHP October 07, 1982

The Weems House, also known as Fowler Cottage, is a historic residence in Mobile, Alabama. Completed in 1870, the one-story frame structure is a late example of the Greek Revival-style. It was added to the National Register of Historic Places on October 7, 1982.[1] The house functioned as a private residence until July 18, 1991, when it was purchased by the Dragons Civic and Social Club, a local fraternal organization.[2][3]


  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2009-03-13. 
  2. ^ "Property Tax Bill Search (Parcel Number "R022906400004649.")". Mobile County Revenue Commission. Mobile County, Alabama. 
  3. ^ Vascellaro, Charlie. "Hank Aaron: A Biography". The African American Experience.