Grove Hill Courthouse Square Historic District

Roughly along Cobb, Court, Jackson, and Main Sts., Grove Hill, Alabama

A historic district in Grove Hill, Alabama.

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Description 

The Grove Hill Courthouse Square Historic District is a historic district in Grove Hill, Alabama. It is centered on the Clarke County Courthouse and the boundaries are roughly Cobb, Court, Jackson, and Main Streets. It features examples of Greek Revival and Queen Anne architecture. The district was added to the Alabama Register of Landmarks and Heritage on March 24, 1995 and to the National Register of Historic Places on April 30, 1998.

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on April 30, 1998
Reference number
98000410
Architectural styles
Mid 19th Century Revival: Exotic Revival; Victorian: Queen Anne
Areas of significance
Architecture; Commerce; Community Planning and Development
Level of significance
Local
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
District
Historic functions
Single dwelling; Specialty store; Department store; Business; Courthouse; Post office
Current functions
Specialty store; Department store; Business; Single dwelling; Courthouse; Monument/marker
Periods of significance
1825-1849; 1850-1874; 1875-1899; 1900-1924; 1925-1949
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 25
Contributing structures: 1
Contributing objects: 1
Non-contributing buildings: 9

Update Log 

  • March 6, 2020: New Street View added by Michael Miller
  • May 24, 2011: Updated by WillyT: Added Description

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