Jack-James House at Greensboro, AL (built ca. 1900, listed on the NRHP)

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This two-story Queen Anne style house was built circa 1900. Features of the house include a hip roof with gables, front facing gable with one story bay window, double tier gable roof portico, wraparound porch with turned posts and bannisters, and decorative shinglework in cross gables.

This house is a contributing property to the Greensboro Historic District that’s listed on the National Register of Historic Places (NRHP). It is located at1903 Main Street in Greensboro (GPS coordinates 32.703878, -87.601456).

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 featured site 46 on the Greensboro Historic Walking Tour. Tour brochures are available at a tourism kiosk that’s located on the southeast corner of Main and Beacon Streets at downtown Greensboro.

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