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Front view, Cupola House, Edenton, Chowan County, North Carolina

Cupola House (Edenton, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
Front view, Cupola House, Edenton, Chowan County, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Houses
Item identifier:
bh1097pnc003
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:

Architect:
Built:
Street:
408 South Broad Street
Community:
Edenton
State:
North Carolina
Zip:
27932
Provenance note:
Francis Corbin (Lord Granville's land agent), first owner; Samuel Dickinson (physician and businessman), second owner
Architectural note:
The home is considered one of the finest examples of colonial architecture in the state, and is the only dwelling in the South with the second story overhang characteristic of New England colonial architecture.
Historical note:
The home is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and as a National Historical Landmark.
Location:
Edenton (N.C.)
Subjects:
Houses
Housing, Single family
Domes
Historic buildings
National Historic Landmarks
Landmarks
Latitude, Longitude:
36.057778, -76.610556

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