Pleasant Hill Presbyterian Church

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Pleasant Hill Presbyterian Church
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The church in 2007
Pleasant Hill Presbyterian Church is located in Alabama
Pleasant Hill Presbyterian Church
Pleasant Hill Presbyterian Church is located in the US
Pleasant Hill Presbyterian Church
Location O.2 mi. E of jct. of Cty. Rd. 7 and Cty. Rd. 12, Pleasant Hill, Alabama
Coordinates 32°9′53″N 86°54′30″W / 32.16472°N 86.90833°W / 32.16472; -86.90833Coordinates: 32°9′53″N 86°54′30″W / 32.16472°N 86.90833°W / 32.16472; -86.90833
Built 1851
Architectural style Greek Revival
NRHP Reference # 99000465[1]
Significant dates
Added to NRHP April 22, 1999
Designated ARLH November 2, 1990

The Pleasant Hill Presbyterian Church, originally known as Mount Carmel Presbyterian Church, is a historic Greek Revival church in Pleasant Hill, Alabama. The current structure was built between 1851 and 1852. It features a distyle-in-antis type portico with simple box columns, a bell tower topped by a small domed cupola, and a second-floor balcony around three sides of the interior.[2] It was placed on the Alabama Register of Landmarks and Heritage on the November 2, 1990 and on the National Register of Historic Places on April 22, 1999.[1][3]

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  1. ^ a b U.S. National Park Service, National Register Information System, March 13, 2009 version.
  2. ^ Sims, Michael. "Pleasant Hill Presbyterian Church: An endangered historic property in Pleasant Hill, Alabama". Archived from the original on 2009-10-26. Retrieved 2008-11-09. 
  3. ^ "Properties on the Alabama Register of Landmarks & Heritage" (PDF). Alabama Historical Commission. www.preserveala.org. 4 June 2009. Retrieved 21 July 2009. 

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