Duggar-Osborn House at Greensboro, AL (built ca. 1890, listed on the NRHP).

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This is a charming one-story Victorian cottage with Eastlake details that’s located on Greensboro’s Main Street. This house was built around 1890. Features of the house include articulated gable bays, a partial width porch with a turrett, a single leaf entrance and decorative spindle and scroll work. This house is a contributing property to the Greensboro Historic District that listed on the National Register of Historic Places (NRHP). It is located at 1506 Main Street in Greenboro (GPS coordinates 32.704324, -87.597153).

This is a private residence – drive by only.

Sources: 1) NRHP “Greensboro Historic District” Nomination Form, 2) Hale County Alabama, An Inventory of Significant and Historic Resources, by the Cahaba Trace Commission.

Photographs courtesy of RuralSWAlabama.

Note: This house is site #26 (the Duggar-Osborn House) on the Greensboro Historic Walking Tour brochure. Brochures are available at a tourism kiosk that’s on the SE corner of Main and Beacon Streets at downtown Greensboro.

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