Bishop Manor Estate

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Bishop Manor Estate
Bishop Manor Estate is located in Alabama
Bishop Manor Estate
Bishop Manor Estate is located in the US
Bishop Manor Estate
Location Argyl Rd., St. Elmo, Alabama
Coordinates 30°27′1″N 88°15′37″W / 30.45028°N 88.26028°W / 30.45028; -88.26028Coordinates: 30°27′1″N 88°15′37″W / 30.45028°N 88.26028°W / 30.45028; -88.26028
Area 7 acres (2.8 ha)
Built 1925
Architect Bishop, Steven
Architectural style Mediterranean Revival
NRHP Reference # 85000255[1]
Added to NRHP February 14, 1985

The Bishop Manor Estate is a historic estate near St. Elmo in rural Mobile County, Alabama, United States. Contributing to the National Register of Historic Places listing are a main house, a five bay garage, a guest house, two outbuildings, a swimming pool and a pavilion. Spread over a formally landscaped 7 acres (2.8 ha), the Mediterranean Revival style estate was built in 1925 by Steven Bishop.[2] It was placed on the National Register of Historic Places on February 14, 1985.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2009-03-13). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ Lang, Robin A.; Anne Sieller Bantens; Ellen Mertins (January 1984). "Bishop Manor Estate" (PDF). National Register of Historic Places Registration Form. National Park Service. Archived (PDF) from the original on March 16, 2014. Retrieved March 16, 2014.  See also: "Accompanying photos" (PDF). Archived (PDF) from the original on March 16, 2014. Retrieved March 16, 2014.