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Partial view, Richmond Hill, Buncombe County, North Carolina

Richmond Hill (Buncombe County, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
Partial view, Richmond Hill, Buncombe County, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Architecture, Queen Anne
Houses
Original Format:
Color slides
Extent:
2 x 2 in.
Item identifier:
bh1046pnc023
Created Date:
Genre:
Architectural photographs
Location:
Buncombe 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 Preservation North Carolina
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).
RightsStatements.org:
In Copyright
For more information:
http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/InC/1.0
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: Richmond Hill (Buncombe County, North Carolina)

Architect:
more info on Hill, James G., architect 
Built:
Community:
Buncombe County
State:
North Carolina
Provenance note:
The house was built for congressman and diplomat Richmond Pearson, first owner.
Architectural note:
The interior features different types of wood from regional forests.
Historical note:
The structure suffered damage and fire before it was moved in 1984 and repaired to serve as a restaurant and hotel. The architect, James G. Hill, was the former supervising architect of the U.S. Treasury. The structure is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Location:
Buncombe County (N.C.)
Subjects:
Architecture -- Conservation and restoration
Architecture, Queen Anne
Buildings -- Remodeling for other use
Dwellings -- Fires and fire prevention
Fire damage
Historic buildings
Hotels
Houses
Housing, Single family
Moving of buildings, bridges, etc.
National Register of Historic Places
Restaurants
Rustic woodwork
Walkways