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Cottage- Montford Ave.- for Chas. W. Brown- Esq.-Chamber Plan

Charles W. Brown, Esq. Cottage, Montford Avenue (Asheville, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
Cottage- Montford Ave.- for Chas. W. Brown- Esq.-Chamber Plan
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Floor plans
Living rooms
Original Format:
Tracings; 16 1/2 x 11 _
Item identifier:
aam_RS0253_0004
Architect:
Created Date:
Genre:
Architectural drawings
Design and construction documents
Digital Project:
Beaux Arts to Modernism

Source information

Repository:
Asheville Art Museum
Collection:
Richard Sharp Smith Collection (aam_RS) held by
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:

Architect:
Street:
205 Montford Avenue
Community:
Asheville
State:
North Carolina
Zip:
28801
General note:
The Montford Historic District retains more than 600 buildings, most of which were built between 1890 and 1920, and includes a variety of architectural influences reflecting the cosmopolitan character of Asheville during the turn of the 20th century. Victorian, Queen Anne and Arts and Crafts styles combined with Neoclassical, Colonial Revival and castle-like motifs, result in an overall complex quality of designs and artistic talent throughout the neighborhood. Asheville architect Richard Sharp Smith produced numerous residential homes in Montford. Smith's preference for pebbledash, shingles, high-pitched roofs and heavy stone foundations contributed to an overall form for the neighborhood. http://go.ncsu.edu/1906directory
Provenance note:
Charles W. Brown was president Kerr-Hodges Company and vice-president of Noland, Brown & Co.
Location:
Asheville (N.C.)
Subjects:
Houses
Housing, Single family
Latitude, Longitude:
35.6, -82.56

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