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Interior view with arch and stairs, Little Manor, Littleton, Halifax County, North Carolina

Little Manor (Littleton, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
Interior view with arch and stairs, Little Manor, Littleton, Halifax County, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Federal
Plantation houses
Arches
Stairs
Original Format:
Color slides; 2 x 2 in.
Item identifier:
bh0185pnc002
Created Date:
Genre:
Architectural photographs
Location:
Littleton (N.C.)
Mosby Hall (N.C.)
Digital Project:
Built Heritage

Source information

Repository:
Preservation North Carolina
Collection:
Preservation North Carolina Historic Architecture Slide Collection, 1965-2005 (PNC slides) held by
Note field:
Not all materials from the physical collection may have been scanned. Images may have been enhanced for web access.
Rights:
Reproduction and use of this material requires permission from Preservation North Carolina. For general information see the Preservation North Carolina website (http://www.presnc.org).
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:

Architect:
Built:
Community:
Littleton
State:
North Carolina
Provenance note:
Thomas Person Little (planter and Anti-Federalist politician), first owner; William Person Little (planter) and Ann Hawkins Little, second owner.
Architectural note:
William Person Little added his Federal style home to Thomas Person Little's older eighteenth century structure.
Historical note:
The interior decorative treatment was considered the most elaborate in North Carolina. The house is now a ruin. The building is listed on the National Register of Historic Places under Warren County.
General note:
Alternate name: Mosby Hall
Location:
Littleton (N.C.)
Subjects:
Housing, Single family
Houses
Decoration and ornament -- Federal style
Ruins
Decoration and ornament
Lost architecture
Abandoned houses
National Register of Historic Places
Historic buildings

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