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

Coor-Gaston House (New Bern, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
View, Coor-Gaston House, New Bern, Craven County, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Houses
Original Format:
Black-and-white print (photograph)
Extent:
8 x 10 inches
Item identifier:
SHPO-N-71-1-4103
Created Date:
Genre:
Architectural photographs
Photographs
Location:
New Bern (N.C.)
Digital Project:
Built Heritage

Source information

Repository:
North Carolina State Historic Preservation Office
Collection:
State Historic Preservation Office (SHPO) held by North Carolina State Historic Preservation Office
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 the North Carolina State Historic Preservation Office. For general information see their website (http://www.hpo.ncdcr.gov/).
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: Coor-Gaston House (New Bern, Craven County, North Carolina)

Architect:
more info on Coor, James 
Built:
Street:
421 Craven Street
Community:
New Bern
State:
North Carolina
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. The house was enlarged circa 1850.
Historical note:
The home is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Location:
New Bern (N.C.)
Subjects:
Houses
Housing, Single family
Historic buildings
National Register of Historic Places
Trellises
Orientalism
Architecture, Georgian
Brickwork
Latitude, Longitude:
35.108407, -77.038106