Bell Building

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Bell Building
Bell Building 01.jpg
Location 207 Montgomery St., Montgomery, Alabama
Coordinates 32°22′36″N 86°18′38″W / 32.37667°N 86.31056°W / 32.37667; -86.31056Coordinates: 32°22′36″N 86°18′38″W / 32.37667°N 86.31056°W / 32.37667; -86.31056
Area less than one acre
Built 1907
Architect Ausfeld & Blount; Wescott & Ronneberg
Architectural style Late 19th And Early 20th Century American Movements, Sullivanesque
NRHP Reference # 81000132[1]
Added to NRHP December 15, 1981

The Bell Building is an office building located in downtown Montgomery, Alabama. It was built in 1907 by local businessman Newton J. Bell, and was the tallest building in Montgomery at the time.[2] It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1981.[1] The height of the building is 187 feet.

Revitalization[edit]

The Bell Building will soon[when?] undergo a multimillion-dollar revitalization to transform the building into high-end apartments and some retail space on the ground levels.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2009-03-13). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ Scott, Jr., John B. (Spring 2009). "The Bell Building" (PDF). The Herald. 17 (2 ed.). Montgomery County Historical Society. Retrieved 2009-08-29.