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View, Grove Arcade, Asheville, Buncombe County, North Carolina

Grove Arcade

Item information

Title:
View, Grove Arcade, Asheville, Buncombe County, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Tudor Revival
Commercial buildings
Original Format:
Color slides; 2 x 2 in.
Item identifier:
bh1031pnc003
Architect:
Created Date:
to
Created Date:
Description:
Provenance: E. W. Grove, first owner; Walter Taylor and Associates, second owner. | Architectural Note: The structure was initially intended as a skyscraper, and the use of ivory-glazed terra-cotta and decorative griffins lend the structure a unique appearance. The structure's molded panels include an image of the architect, Charles N. Parker. | Historical Note: The arcade is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. It was occupied by the federal government in 1942.
Genre:
Architectural photographs
Location:
Asheville (N.C.)
Digital Project:
Built Heritage

Source information

Repository:
Preservation North Carolina
Collection:
Preservation North Carolina Historic Architecture Slide Collection, 1965-2005 (PNC slides) held by
Note field:
Not all materials from the physical collection may have been scanned. Images may have been enhanced for web access.
Rights:
Reproduction and use of this material requires permission from Preservation North Carolina. For general information see the Preservation North Carolina website (http://www.presnc.org).
Funding:
Digitization of this image was partially supported with federal Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) funds made possible through a grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services, and administered by the State Library of North Carolina, a division of the Department of Cultural Resources.

Building:

Architect:
Built:
Street:
1 Page Avenue
Community:
Asheville
State:
North Carolina
Zip:
28801
Provenance note:
E. W. Grove, first owner; Walter Taylor and Associates, second owner.
Architectural note:
The structure was initially intended as a skyscraper, and the use of ivory-glazed terra-cotta and decorative griffins lend the structure a unique appearance. The structure's molded panels include an image of the architect, Charles N. Parker.
Historical note:
The arcade is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. It was occupied by the federal government in 1942.
Location:
Asheville (N.C.)
Subjects:
Commercial buildings
Latitude, Longitude:
35.595203, -82.555895
External Resources:
Grove Arcade: History