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Front view, Joel Lane House, Raleigh, North Carolina

Joel Lane House (Raleigh, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
Front view, Joel Lane House, Raleigh, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Plantation houses
Original Format:
Black-and-white print (photograph); 3 x 5 in.
Item identifier:
bh0067p01
Created Date:
circa
Genre:
Architectural photographs
Photographs
Location:
Raleigh (N.C)
Wakefield (N.C.)
Digital Project:
Built Heritage

Source information

Repository:
Special Collections Research Center at NCSU Libraries
Collection:
Historic Architecture Research. Project Records (UA110.041) held by
Note field:
Not all materials from the physical collection may have been scanned. Images may have been enhanced for web access.
Rights:
For questions regarding copyright or permissions, please refer to our Reproduction, Use, Citation, and Copyright page (http://d.lib.ncsu.edu/collections/about).
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:

Delineator:
Built:
Community:
Raleigh
Provenance note:
Joel Lane (planter and political figure), first owner; William Boylan (landowner and newspaper publisher), nineteenth century owner
Architectural note:
The gambrel roof and dormers were added in the 1790s. The home's interior is finished in the Georgian style. The porch and chimneys date from a 1970s restoration.
Historical note:
Lane sold and to the state to be used for the new capitol in 1792. The home was moved to its present location in 1913. The home is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Location:
Raleigh (N.C)
Subjects:
Houses
Dormers
Housing, Single family
Architecture, Georgian
Moving of buildings, bridges, etc.
Slaves -- Dwellings
Architecture -- Conservation and restoration
Architecture, Colonial
Historic buildings
Porches
Chimneys
National Register of Historic Places

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