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View, Coor-Gaston House, New Bern, North Carolina

Coor-Gaston House

Item information

Title:
View, Coor-Gaston House, New Bern, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Houses
Item identifier:
buch1019
Photographer:
Created Date:
to
Created Date:
Description:
Provenance: James Coor (political figure), first owner; William Gaston (lawyer, member of Congress, and judge in the North Carolina Supreme Court), nineteenth century owner | Architectural Note: The house displays the unusual combination of Chinese trellis porch railings, a brick and shell foundation, and an interior finished with Georgian detailing. | Historical Note: The home is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Genre:
Architectural photographs
Location:
New Bern (N.C.)
Digital Project:
Built Heritage

Source information

Repository:
Preservation North Carolina
Collection:
Tim Buchman Photographs, 1988-1998 (Buchman) 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:

Built:
Street:
421 Craven Street
Community:
New Bern
State:
NC
Zip:
28560
Provenance note:
James Coor (political figure), first owner; William Gaston (lawyer, member of Congress, and judge in the North Carolina Supreme Court), nineteenth century owner
Architectural note:
The house displays the unusual combination of Chinese trellis porch railings, a brick and shell foundation, and an interior finished with Georgian detailing.
Historical note:
The home is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Architectural note:
The house was enlarged ca. 1850.
General note:
The date is approximate.
Location:
New Bern (N.C.)
Subjects:
Houses
Housing, Single family
Latitude, Longitude:
35.108407, -77.038106

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