- View, Hezekiah Alexander House, Mecklenburg County, North Carolina
- Original Format:
Black-and-white print (photograph)
- 3-1/2 x 3-1/2 in.
- Item identifier:
- Created Date:
Mecklenburg County (N.C.)
- 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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Building: Alexander, Hezekiah House -- Charlotte Museum of History (Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, North Carolina)
- 3500 Shamrock Drive
- Provenance note:
- Hezekiah Alexander, a Scotch-Irish blacksmith and planter, church elder, framer of state's constitution, and Mary Sample Alexander were the first owners.
- Architectural note:
- The home was restored in the 1950s and 1970s.
- Historical note:
- The house is one of only two intact eighteenth century stone buildings in the state, and a rare example of a stone spring house survives on the property. The property is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The house now functions as the Charlotte Museum of History.
Alexander Plantation (Charlotte, N.C.)
Architecture -- Conservation and restoration
Buildings -- Remodeling for other use
Housing, Single family
National Register of Historic Places
North Carolina -- History
- Latitude, Longitude:
- 35.234411, -80.766419
- External Resources:
Charlotte Museum of History