1908John Valentine Coe, president of Birmingham Lumber and Coal Company, commissioned this two-story Craftsman-Tudor Revival style house in 1908. Coe, who had previously been a lumber merchant in Selma, moved his family and business to Birmingham at the turn of the 20th century. As the business thrived, he built this house in the Rhodes Park area of the Highland Park neighborhood. At the time, Highland Park's gracious homes and trolley network made it one of Alabama's most exclusive residential area.
|Placed By||Alabama Historical Commission|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Wednesday, October 1st, 2014 at 12:18am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||16S E 520182 N 3707516|
|Decimal Degrees||33.50700000, -86.78270000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 33° 30.42', W 86° 46.962'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||33° 30' 25.20" N, 86° 46' 57.72" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 1108 29th St S, Birmingham AL 35205, US|
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