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View, John Wheeler House, Murfreesboro, Hertford County, North Carolina

John Wheeler House (Murfreesboro, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
View, John Wheeler House, Murfreesboro, Hertford County, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Houses
Original Format:
Black-and-white print (photograph)
Extent:
5 x 7 inches
Item identifier:
SHPO-N-95-1-245
Genre:
Architectural photographs
Photographs
Location:
Murfreesboro (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: Wheeler, John Hardy House (Murfreesboro, Hertford County North Carolina)

Built:
Street:
400 East Broad Street
Community:
Murfreesboro
State:
North Carolina
Zip:
27855
Provenance note:
The house was built for William Hardy Murfree and his business partner George Gordon. John Wheeler purchased the home in 1814.
Architectural note:
The house is a two-story Federal-style structure composed of Flemish-bond brickwork. The property also exhibits a freestanding brick dependency and a plank outbuilding that has been relocated from the countryside.
Historical note:
The house is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Location:
Murfreesboro (N.C.)
Subjects:
Brickwork
Federal style
Flemish bond (Masonry technique)
Historic buildings
Houses
Housing, Single family
Moving of buildings, bridges, etc.
National Register of Historic Places
Outbuildings
Rustic (Style)
Latitude, Longitude:
36.444028, -77.096718