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View, Mulberry Hill, Chowan County, North Carolina

Mulberry Hill (Edenton, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
View, Mulberry Hill, Chowan County, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Houses
Original Format:
Black-and-white print (photograph)
Extent:
8 x 10 inches
Item identifier:
SHPO-N-72-1-1335
Created Date:
Genre:
Architectural photographs
Photographs
Location:
Chowan County (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: Mulberry Hill (Edenton, Chowan County, North Carolina)

Builder:
more info on Blount, Clement 
Built:
Community:
Edenton
State:
North Carolina
Provenance note:
Clement Blount (first owner) built the house for his family. In the nineteenth century, the house was owned by the Wood family.
Architectural note:
The house is a rural version of the Federal style side-passage-plan home typically seen in New Bern during this time, likely influenced by the New Bern residence of Clement Blount's brother, Frederick. The interior features Adamesque woodwork.
Historical note:
The home is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Location:
Edenton (N.C.)
Subjects:
Houses
Housing, Single family
Historic buildings
National Register of Historic Places
Adam Style
Woodwork
Side-passage plan architecture
Federal style
Architecture, Domestic