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St. Mary’s Chapel--Yard Cross

St. Mary's Chapel of the Catechism (Asheville, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
St. Mary’s Chapel--Yard Cross
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Church buildings
Lawns
Scale drawings
Original Format:
Starched linen ink
Extent:
15 7/8 x 14 _
Item identifier:
aam_RS0113_0006
Architect:
Smith and Carrier more info on Smith and Carrier 
Genre:
Architectural drawings
Design and construction documents
Location:
Asheville (N.C.)
Digital Project:
Beaux Arts to Modernism

Source information

Repository:
Asheville Art Museum
Collection:
Richard Sharp Smith Collection (aam_RS) held by Asheville Art Museum
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 Asheville Art Museum.
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: Saint Mary's Chapel of the Catechism (Asheville, Buncombe County, North Carolina)

Architect:
more info on Smith, Richard Sharp, 1852-1924 
Architect:
more info on Smith and Carrier 
Built:
Street:
337 Charlotte St.
Community:
Asheville
State:
North Carolina
Zip:
28801
Historical note:
Designed by Richard Sharp Smith and built in 1914, Saint Mary's Chapel of the Catechism was described as a “Wayside Shrine in the Mountains of Western North Carolina.” Beautiful little St. Mary’s Church has attracted countless visitors over the years.
Architectural note:
The church is English Gothic in style and cruciform in plan, and constructed out of red brick with steeply pitched gable roofs The English cottage-style Rectory, also designed by Smith, was built and set in beautiful landscaped grounds.
Location:
Asheville (N.C.)
Subjects:
Altars
Architecture -- English influences
Architecture, Gothic
Belfries (Equipment spaces)
Bell towers
Building, Brick
Chancels
Chapels
Church buildings
Cottage Style (Decorative arts style)
Cross sections
Cruciform
Gables
Historic buildings
Lawns
Organ lofts
Parish houses
Parsonages
Pitched roofs
Religious buildings
Sculpture
Latitude, Longitude:
35.611445, -82.54556