- Preservation North Carolina
- Preservation North Carolina Historic Architecture Slide Collection, 1965-2005 (PNC slides) held by Preservation North Carolina
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- Carteret County
- North Carolina
- Provenance note:
- Octagon House was built for planter Edward Hill on his Cedar Point plantation.
- Architectural note:
- Octagon House is built in the octagon shape popularized by New York phrenologist Orson S. Fowler. The structure is a two-story, bracketed frame house, with a cupola, and is complete with four interior chimneys. The plan consists of a central hallway with three rooms on each side.
Carteret County (N.C.)
Housing, Single family