Historic Markers Across Alabama



Knox Hall



Marker ID: AHA 
Location: at 419 South Perry Street in the Perry Street Historic District in Montgomery, AL
County: Montgomery
Coordinates: N 32° 22.396    W 086° 18.427
  32.37326666    -86.30711666
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WMDAKQ
 



Text:

Designed by Stephen Decatur Button, Knox Hall built in the 1840's by William Knox, a native of Ireland who settled in Montgomery in 1830's. Knox founded Central Bank of Montgomery which made first loans to Confederate government.

House incorporates details from LeFever's "Beauties of Modern Architecture," leading Greek Revival pattern book of ante-bellum period.







End of Knox Hall