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North elevation, Mordecai House, Raleigh, North Carolina

Mordecai House (Raleigh, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
North elevation, Mordecai House, Raleigh, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Elevations (Building divisions)
Greek revival (Architecture)
Plantation houses
Original Format:
Measured drawings
Extent:
scale: 1/4 in. = 1 ft.; 445mm x 572mm
Item identifier:
bh010105203
Delineator:
Chandler, Donald R. more info on Chandler, Donald R. 
Delineator:
Odom, James A., Jr. more info on Odom, James A., Jr. 
Created Date:
Description:
5 of 8
Genre:
Architectural drawings
Location:
Raleigh (N.C.)
Mordecai House (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 Special Collections Research Center at NCSU Libraries
Note field:
Not all materials from the physical collection may have been scanned. Images may have been enhanced for web access.
Rights:
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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: Mordecai, Moses and Nancy House (Raleigh, Wake County, North Carolina)

Architect:
more info on Nichols, William, circa 1777-1853 
Built:
Community:
Raleigh
State:
North Carolina
Provenance note:
Henry Lane, first owner; Moses and Nancy Lane Mordecai, second owner.
Architectural note:
In 1826, the two-story south section was added by Nichols. The small Saint Mark's Chapel was built on the grounds in 1847. The home provides one of the state's earliest examples of Greek Revival woodwork. The property contains original outbuildings as well as other small nineteenth century frame buildings that have been moved in.
Historical note:
The home is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Location:
Raleigh (N.C.)
Subjects:
Buildings -- Additions
Chapels
Frame houses
Greek revival (Architecture)
Historic buildings
Houses
Housing, Single family
National Register of Historic Places
Outbuildings
Plantation houses
Religious buildings
Woodwork