Pratt Homesite

Pratt Homesite (HMIMC)

Location: Prattville, AL 36067 Autauga County
Country: United States of America

N 32° 27.626', W 86° 28.789'

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Circa 1842

Daniel Pratt, Prattville's founding father,constructed an imposing home and gardenwithin a quarter-mile of this site onAutauga Creek, near his industrial complex.The large home was designed and erected byPratt himself, a noted architect / builder.

The white frame house featured New Englandarchitectural elements characteristic ofPratt's style and incorporated a narrow,two-story portico and balcony. Pratt also addedAn art gallery to the home displaying paintings byGeorge Cooke, a southern artist supported by Pratt.

The grape vineyard on the hillsidebehind the house provided wine for entertainingin the Pratt home.

Erected during the 1999 Daniel Pratt "Alabama Year Of Industry" Celebration In Honor of Daniel Pratt's 200th Birthday.
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HM NumberHMIMC
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Year Placed1999
Placed ByAlabama Historical Association / Autauga County Heritage Association
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, September 14th, 2014 at 7:33am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 548887 N 3591592
Decimal Degrees32.46043333, -86.47981667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 32° 27.626', W 86° 28.789'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds32° 27' 37.56" N, 86° 28' 47.34" W
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Area Code(s)334
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 100-198 Bridge St, Prattville AL 36067, US
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