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Side view, David A. Barnes House, Murfreesboro, Hertford County, North Carolina

Barnes, David A. House (Hertford County, N.C.)

Item information

Title:
Side view, David A. Barnes House, Murfreesboro, Hertford County, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Houses
Original Format:
Color slides; 2 x 2 in.
Item identifier:
bh1232pnc024
Builder-architect:
Created Date:
circa
Created Date:
Description:
Provenance: The house was built for David Alexander Barnes, a member of state House of Commons and superior court judge. | Architectural Note: This house's construction is typical of contractor Holt's style: a center-passage plan, with four rooms per floor. However he adopted decorative features from "Bicknell's Village Builder" so that customers could get "the best and most modern styles."
Genre:
Architectural photographs
Location:
Murfreesboro (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:

State:
North Carolina
Provenance note:
David Alexander Barnes (member of state House of Commons and superior court judge), first owner.
Architectural note:
Holt functioned as the builder of this home.
Historical note:
The property is one of Holt's last and most lavishly decorated.
Location:
Hertford County (N.C.)
Subjects:
Houses
Housing, Single family