Gaineswood

Gaineswood


Demopolis, Alabama (AL), US
This Greek Revival mansion was designated a NHL because it is considered one of the most unusual examples of that architectural style in the United States. It was built over the course of eighteen years by amateur architect and planter Nathan Bryan Whitfield. It is one of the few Greek Revival homes that features the Doric, Ionic, and Corinthian orders of architecture.

Gaineswood is on the National Register of Historic Places and was designated a National Historic Landmark in 1973.
This Greek Revival mansion was designated a NHL because it is considered one of the most unusual examples of that architectural style in the United States. It was built over the course of eighteen years by amateur architect and planter Nathan Bryan Whitfield. It is one of the few Greek Revival homes that features the Doric, Ionic, and Corinthian orders of architecture.

Gaineswood is on the National Register of Historic Places and was designated a National Historic Landmark in 1973.
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By: kjfitz

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