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View, Cove Grove, Perquimans County, North Carolina

Cove Grove (Hertford, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
View, Cove Grove, Perquimans County, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Greek revival (Architecture)
Houses
Original Format:
Black-and-white print (photograph)
Extent:
8 x 10 inches
Item identifier:
SHPO-N-73-5-1024
Created Date:
Genre:
Architectural photographs
Photographs
Location:
Perquimans 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: Cove Grove (Hertford, Perquimans County, North Carolina)

Built:
Street:
Chalk Cliffs Rd
Community:
Hertford
State:
North Carolina
Zip:
27944
Provenance note:
Benjamin Skinner (planter) and Elizabeth Leigh Skinner, first owner.
Architectural note:
The two-story Ionic portico lacks an intervening gallery, which is a rare feature in North Carolina's antebellum houses.
Historical note:
The home is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Location:
Hertford (N.C.)
Subjects:
Antebellum
Columns, Ionic
Historic buildings
Houses
Housing, Single family
National Register of Historic Places
Porticoes
Latitude, Longitude:
36.189324, -76.465719