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Great hall window details, Moorefields, Orange County, North Carolina

Moorefields (Hillsbourough, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
Great hall window details, Moorefields, Orange County, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Houses
Detail drawings (Drawings)
Windows
Original Format:
Measured drawings
Extent:
scale: 1 in. = 1 ft., 6 in. = 1 ft.; 483mm x 610mm
Item identifier:
bh025711502
Delineator:
Ogburn, Harold more info on Ogburn, Harold 
Created Date:
Description:
11 of 16
Genre:
Architectural drawings
Location:
Orange County (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:
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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: Moorefields (Hillsbourough, Orange County, North Carolina)

Built:
Community:
Hillsbourough
State:
North Carolina
Provenance note:
Alfred Moore (planter, Revolutionary War officer, state attorney general, justice of U.S. supreme court), first owner; Alfred Moore, Jr., second owner
Architectural note:
The home was possibly updated upon Moore, Jr.'s inheritance in 1818. Notable interior features include a Chinese lattice stair railing and a reeded mantel with an overmantel.
Historical note:
The home was constructed in the late eighteenth century, and is said to have functioned as the Moores' summer house. The home is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Location:
Orange County (N.C.)
Subjects:
Houses
Housing, Single family
Historic buildings
Latticework
National Register of Historic Places
Mantels
Summer houses (Seasonal dwellings)