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View, Buckner Hill House, Duplin County, North Carolina

Buckner Hill House (Duplin County, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
View, Buckner Hill House, Duplin County, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Houses
Original Format:
Black-and-white print (photograph)
Extent:
8 x 10 inches
Item identifier:
SHPO-N-75-6-1173
Created Date:
Genre:
Architectural photographs
Photographs
Location:
Duplin 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: Hill, Buckner House (Duplin County, North Carolina)

Built:
Community:
Duplin County
State:
North Carolina
Historical note:
The structure is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Provenance note:
Dr. Buckner Hill (planter and stockholder of the Wilmington and Weldon Railroad) and Anna Maria Ward Hill, first owners.
Architectural note:
The home features a unique plan, with two wide axial passages that intersect at the center, separating each of the four rooms. The hallways could function as interior porches when all four exterior doors were opened.
Location:
Duplin County (N.C.)
Subjects:
Axial plan
Historic buildings
Houses
Housing, Single family
National Register of Historic Places