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Front view, Graylyn, Winston-Salem, Forsyth County, North Carolina

Graylyn (Winston-Salem, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
Front view, Graylyn, Winston-Salem, Forsyth County, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Beaux-Arts (style)
Mansions
Norman Revival
Original Format:
Color slides
Extent:
2 x 2 in.
Item identifier:
bh1173pnc002
Created Date:
Genre:
Architectural photographs
Photographs
Location:
Winston-Salem (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: Graylyn (Winston-Salem, Forsyth County, North Carolina)

Architect:
more info on Northup & O'Brien (Winston-Salem, N.C.) 
Architect:
more info on Lashmit, Luther D. 
Landscape architect:
more info on Sears, Thomas W. 
Built:
Street:
1900 Reynolda Road
Community:
Winston-Salem
State:
North Carolina
Zip:
27106
Provenance note:
The house was build for Bowman Gray (president of R. J. Reynolds Tobacco Company) and his wife Nathalie Gray, first owners.
Architectural note:
The home's opulence reflected the wealth of its owners, and it featured themed rooms focusing on the countries that the couple had visited.
Historical note:
The estate now functions as a conference center owned by Wake Forest University. Graylyn is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Location:
Winston-Salem (N.C.)
Subjects:
Agricultural buildings
Barns
Beaux-Arts (style)
Convention centers
Cottages
Decoration and ornament
Historic buildings
Houses
Housing, Single family
Mansions
National Register of Historic Places
Norman Revival
Outbuildings
Latitude, Longitude:
36.119541, -80.279875