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First floor framing plan, Asa Thomas House, Milton, North Carolina

Asa Thomas House (Milton, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
First floor framing plan, Asa Thomas House, Milton, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Federal
Houses
Framing plans
Original Format:
Measured drawings; scale: 5/16 in. = 1 ft.; 483mm x 610mm
Item identifier:
bh030804102
Delineator:
Delineator:
Created Date:
Created Date:
Description:
4 of 19 | Provenance: Asa Thomas (gristmill owner), first owner; Romulus Saunders (congressman and minister to Spain), early nineteenth century owner; John T. Garland (physician), early nineteenth century owner | Architectural Note: The home contains fine Adamesque interiors, which were installed around 1820. The house features an interior double door with an elliptical fanlight, a detail rare in the state. The exterior has been remodeled, but the interior remains intact. | Historical Note: Saunders purchased Longwood after leaving Fairview, but permanently traded homes with Garland in 1824 so that he could entertain presidential candidate William H. Crawford.
Genre:
Architectural drawings
Location:
Milton (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
Note field:
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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:

Built:
Community:
Milton
Provenance note:
Asa Thomas (gristmill owner), first owner; Romulus Saunders (congressman and minister to Spain), early nineteenth century owner; John T. Garland (physician), early nineteenth century owner
Architectural note:
The home contains the finest Adamesque interiors in Caswell County, which were installed around 1820. The house features an interior double door with an elliptical fanlight, a detail rare in the state. The exterior has been remodeled, but the interior remains intact.
Historical note:
Saunders purchased Longwood after leaving Fairview, but permanently traded homes with Garland in 1824 so that he could entertain presidential candidate William H. Crawford.
Location:
Milton (N.C.)
Subjects:
Houses
Housing, Single family

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