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East elevation, Cedar Grove, Halifax County, North Carolina

Cedar Grove (Halifax County, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
East elevation, Cedar Grove, Halifax County, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Elevations (Building divisions)
Farmhouses
Original Format:
Measured drawings
Extent:
scale: undetermined; 483mm x 610mm
Item identifier:
bh027806202
Delineator:
Harris, Charles Durham more info on Harris, Charles Durham 
Created Date:
circa
Description:
6 of 20
Genre:
Architectural drawings
Location:
Halifax 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: Cedar Grove (Halifax County, North Carolina)

Built:
Community:
Halifax County
State:
North Carolina
Provenance note:
Eli B. Whitaker, presumed first owner; L. H. Branch Whitaker (planter), second owner; John Richard Whitaker, third owner
Architectural note:
The house had a porch on the east elevation, but it fell down due to the structure's disrepair. The home featured wainscoting and mantels with handcarved panels.
Historical note:
The building has not been inhabited since the 1920s, and was in a ruinous state at the time of the drawings. The home was used as a pack house on J. T. Beal's farm in the mid-twentieth century.
General note:
Description Note: All information regarding the house comes from the delineator's research notes.
Location:
Halifax County (N.C.)
Subjects:
Houses
Housing, Single family
Abandoned houses
Ruins
Lost architecture
Wainscoting
Mantels
Wood-carving
Wall panels
Farms
Farmhouses
Parlors
Historic buildings
Warehouses
Packhouses