- 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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- 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.
- General note:
- The house now functions as the Charlotte Museum of History.
Housing, Single family
Architecture -- Conservation and restoration
National Register of Historic Places
- Latitude, Longitude:
- 35.234411, -80.766419
- External Resources:
Charlotte Museum of History