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Interior view, Allison-Deaver House, Transylvania County, North Carolina

Allison-Deaver House (Pigsah Forest, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
Interior view, Allison-Deaver House, Transylvania County, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Farmhouses
Original Format:
Color slides; 2 x 2 in.
Item identifier:
bh0360pnc005
Description:
Provenance: Benjamin Allison, first owner; William Deaver (farmer), second owner | Architectural Note: The Deavers expanded the home over the years until it reached its present form in the mid-nineteenth century. The house doubled in size, added Federal and Greek Revival details, and was reoriented to the road. | Historical Note: Constructed in the early nineteenth century, the house is one of the oldest frame dwellings in the state west of the Blue Ridge Mountains. The home is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Genre:
Architectural photographs
Location:
Transylvania County (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:

Built:
Community:
Pigsah Forest
State:
North Carolina
Provenance note:
Benjamin Allison, first owner; William Deaver (farmer), second owner
Architectural note:
The Deavers expanded the home over the years until it reached its present form in the mid-nineteenth century. The house doubled in size, added Federal and Greek Revival details, and was reoriented to the road.
Historical note:
Constructed in the early nineteenth century, the house is one of the oldest frame dwellings in the state west of the Blue Ridge Mountains. The home is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Location:
Transylvania County (N.C.)
Subjects:
Houses
Housing, Single family
Historic buildings
National Register of Historic Places
Buildings -- Additions
Decoration and ornament -- Federal style
Greek revival (Architecture)

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