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View, Sloop Point, Pender County, North Carolina

Sloop Point (Topsail Sound, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
View, Sloop Point, Pender County, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Houses
Original Format:
Black-and-white print (photograph)
Extent:
5 x 7 inches
Item identifier:
SHPO-N-95-8-268
Created Date:
Genre:
Architectural photographs
Photographs
Location:
Pender 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: Sloop Point Plantation (Topsail Sound, Pender County, North Carolina)

Built:
Community:
Topsail Sound
State:
North Carolina
Provenance note:
John Baptista Ashe (political figure), first owner; MacMillan family, nineteenth century owners
Architectural note:
An extensive expansion in 1760 included rear shed rooms, a front porch, and the roof.
Historical note:
The home is one of the few pre-Revolutionary buildings in the Lower Cape Fear region. The original section may be the oldest building standing in the state. The house is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Location:
Pender County (N.C.)
Subjects:
Architecture, Colonial
Buildings -- Additions
Dwellings -- Remodeling
Historic buildings
Houses
Housing, Single family
National Register of Historic Places
North Carolina -- History
Plantation houses
Plantations
Sheds
United States -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775