McCorkle-Belcher House at Uniontown, AL (completed 1908, listed on the NRHP)

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This Colonial Revival house was built by Dr. and Mrs. Thomas McCorkle. Construction began on the house in 1906 and it was completed in 1908. This is a two-and-a-half story dwelling with a hip-with-cross-gable roof. Features of the house include three gable-roof dormers, a larger central gable with an arched window, a bay window projecting onto the porch, a second-floor central bay is a Palladian-style window, and a wraparound porch with a flat roof and paired porch supports.

This house is a contributing property to the Uniontown Historic District that was added to the National Register of Historic Places (NRHP) on February 24, 2000. It is located at the corner of Faunsdale Street and Highway 80 (GPS coordinates 32.451253, -87.520110).

This is a private residence – drive by only.

Sources: 1) NRHP “Uniontown Historic District” Registration Form; 2) Perry County Heritage, Volume II, prepared by The Book Committee and Friends of the Perry County Historical and Preservation Society.

Photographs courtesy of RuralSWAlabama.

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