This neo-classic mansion was built in 1898. This home was visited frequently by F. Scott & Zelda Fitzgerald (Fitzgerald authored “The Great Gatsby” among other American classics). In 1983, the third floor burned while being restored. Since then, it has been restored to its original beauty.
This home is a contributing property to Selma’s Old Town Historic District that is listed on the National Register of Historic Places (NRHP). It is located at 330 Lapsley Street in Selma (GPS coordinates 32.408139,-87.028500).
This is a private residence – drive by only.
Source: 1) Selma’s Architecture History Tour (A Self-Guided Driving Tour); NRHP “Old Town Historic District” Registration Form.
This house is included on the Alabama’s Ghost Trail video series. Shared below is the video that provided details about the spirit that resides in Brownstone Manor.