- Door, trim, and construction details, Gasperson Cabin, Asheville, North Carolina
Detail drawings (Drawings)
- Original Format:
- scale: 1-1/2 in. = 1 ft.; 445mm x 572mm
- Item identifier:
- Dodge, William W., III more info on Dodge, William W., III
- Created Date:
- 2 of 2
- Digital Project:
- Special Collections Research Center at NCSU Libraries
- Historic Architecture Research. Project Records (UA110.041) held by Special Collections Research Center at NCSU Libraries
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- Provenance note:
- Gasperson family, early twentieth century owner; William W. Dodge, Jr., mid-twentieth century owner
- Historical note:
- The delineator indicates that the cabin was built in the mid-nineteenth century near Skyland, and was moved to a privately owned farm on the Biltmore Estate. Once a house, the structure has also functioned as a barn. The cabin had extensive renovations, including a new roof, new windows, and new floors. In 1952, the cabin was incoporated as a unit into another dwelling of similar construction.
- General note:
- Drawing Note: The architectural drawings reflect the earliest form of the structure.
- General note:
- Description Note: All information regarding this structure comes from the delineator's research notes.
Architecture -- Conservation and restoration
Housing, Single family
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