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Stairs, Beverly Hall, Edenton, Chowan County, North Carolina

Beverly Hall (Edenton, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
Stairs, Beverly Hall, Edenton, Chowan County, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Federal
Greek revival (Architecture)
Houses
Stairs
Balusters (Railing components)
Original Format:
Color slides; 2 x 2 in.
Item identifier:
bh1092pnc009
Created Date:
circa
Description:
Provenance: Beverly Hall was built for John Bonner Blount (private banker) and was later expanded by William Badham (merchant). Later, the home belonged to Dr. Richard Dillard and his wife Mary Louisa Beverly Cross Dillard. The house then passed to their son, Dr. Richard Dillard, Jr. | Architectural Note: This two-story Federal house is the most elaborate in Edenton. When the structure was enlarged in the 1850s, Gothic Revival elements were added, including an arched doorway on the east side.
Genre:
Architectural photographs
Location:
Edenton (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:

Community:
Edenton
State:
North Carolina
Provenance note:
Beverly Hall was built for John Bonner Blount (private banker) and was later expanded by William Badham (merchant). Later, the home belonged to Dr. Richard Dillard and his wife Mary Louisa Beverly Cross Dillard. The house then passed to their son, Dr. Richard Dillard, Jr.
Architectural note:
This two-story Federal house is the most elaborate in Edenton. When the structure was enlarged in the 1850s, Gothic Revival elements were added, including an arched doorway on the east side.
Location:
Edenton (N.C.)
Subjects:
Houses
Housing, Single family

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