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Door and window details, Smith-McDowell House, Asheville, North Carolina

Smith-McDowell House (Asheville, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
Door and window details, Smith-McDowell House, Asheville, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Houses
Detail drawings (Drawings)
Windows
Doors
Original Format:
Measured drawings; scale: 3/4 in. = 1 ft., 1-1/2 in. = 1 ft.; 458mm x 585mm
Item identifier:
bh012907503
Delineator:
Created Date:
Description:
6 of 7 | Drawing Note: The first page is numbered zero, so the drawings total seven.
Genre:
Architectural drawings
Location:
Asheville (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:

Built:
Street:
283 Victoria Rd.
Community:
Asheville
State:
North Carolina
Provenance note:
James McConnell Smith (entrepreneur), first owner, built for John Patton Smith. Later owned by Herman Cudger. Mid-20th century, was owned by Asheville Catholic High School.
Architectural note:
The first floor was remodeled in the Neoclassical style around 1915, but the second floor retains its original Greek Revival woodwork.
Historical note:
Oldest house in Asheville. The home is a rare example of substantial antebellum architecture in the region, and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Location:
Asheville (N.C.)
Subjects:
Houses
Housing, Single family
Historic buildings
Revival, Classical (European revival style)
Greek revival (Architecture)
Woodwork
Antebellum
National Register of Historic Places

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