- Front view, Hope Plantation, Bertie County, North Carolina
- Original Format:
- 2 x 2 in.
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Bertie County (N.C.)
Hope Plantation (N.C.)
- Digital Project:
- Preservation North Carolina
- Preservation North Carolina Historic Architecture Slide Collection, 1965-2005 (PNC slides) held by Preservation North Carolina
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- 132 Hope House Road
- Provenance note:
- The house was built for David Stone, first owner, after his marriage to Hannah Turner.
- Architectural note:
- The structure has a high brick basement with a deck-on-hip roof and Chinese lattice railings on the deck and porticoes. This Palladian-influenced structure contains one of the oldest surviving service stairs in the state.
- Historical note:
- David Stone served as Governor of North Carolina from 1808 to 1810, and as United States Senator from 1812 to 1814. The house fell into decay in the mid-twentieth century and was restored by the Historic Hope Foundation. The house is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Architecture -- Conservation and restoration
Decks (Architecture, Domestic)
Governors -- North Carolina
Housing, Single family
National Register of Historic Places
- Latitude, Longitude:
- 36.032147, -77.017499
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