Dickinson House

101 Dickinson Ave., Grove Hill, Alabama

A historic house in Grove Hill, Alabama.

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Description 

The Dickinson House is a historic house in Grove Hill, Alabama. The two-story Italianate style house was built in 1845. It was designed by James Newman. It was added to the Alabama Register of Landmarks and Heritage on January 1, 1978 and to the National Register of Historic Places on September 13, 1978. The house was listed due to its architectural significance as an early example of Italianate architecture.

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on September 13, 1978
Reference number
78000485
Architectural styles
Victorian: Italianate; Other architectural type; Italianate
Area of significance
Architecture
Level of significance
Local
Evaluation criteria
C - Design/Construction
Property type
Building
Historic function
Single dwelling
Current function
Single dwelling
Period of significance
1825-1849
Significant year
ca. 1845
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 1
Non-contributing buildings: 2

Tags 

19th Century (38,024)
Alabama (1,826)
Built during 1840s (3,012)
Clarke County, Alabama (26)
Grove Hill, Alabama (8)
House (27,795)
Italianate (5,117)
James Newman (1)
Private owner (54,403)
Victorian (19,703)

Update Log 

  • May 24, 2011: Updated by WillyT: Added Description

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