413 McClung Avenue SE

1836 Leroy Pope Walker house (date found on ground floor mantel).
District: Twickenham (1013)
Built: c. 1836
Sign: Walker Lowe ca 1834
Location: Map ↗
413 McClung Avenue SE

Walker-Lowe Home, McClung Avenue

This Greek Revival mansion, ca. 1834, is one of Huntsville's most historic homes. Built by General Leroy Pope Walker, the Confederacy's first secretary of war. The owners now are Mr. and Mrs. Peter L. Lowe who purchased the house in 1987. Drawing is by Harvie P. Jones, 1987.

Item 29 of 30 (5935)

Source: Harvie P. Jones
Date: 1987
Rights: Reproduced from "Twickenham Tables" published by the Twickenham Historic Preservation District Association, Inc., 1988.