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Front view, Charles Benbow House, Oak Ridge, Guilford County, North Carolina

Charles Benbow House (Oak Ridge, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
Front view, Charles Benbow House, Oak Ridge, Guilford County, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Houses
Original Format:
Black-and-white print (photograph)
Extent:
3 1/2 x 5 in.
Item identifier:
bh0320p01
Genre:
Architectural photographs
Photographs
Location:
Oak Ridge (Guilford 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:
Not all materials from the physical collection may have been scanned. Images may have been enhanced for web access.
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: Benbow, Charles House (Oak Ridge, Guilford County, North Carolina)

Built:
Street:
2015 Oak Ridge Road
Community:
Oak Ridge
State:
North Carolina
Zip:
27310
Provenance note:
Charles Benbow (Quaker brickmaker, tanner, and textile entrepreneur), first owner
Historical note:
The home was constructed in the early nineteenth century, and it is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Architectural note:
This house is constructed in the style of many other local homes built by Quakers, with Flemish-bond brickwork and a three-room plan.
Location:
Oak Ridge (Guilford County, N.C.)
Subjects:
Houses
Housing, Single family
Architecture, Georgian
National Register of Historic Places
Quakers
Historic buildings
Flemish bond (Masonry technique)
Brickwork
Latitude, Longitude:
36.166791, -79.998987
External Resources:
Historic Marker - Charles Benbow House