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View, Patty Person Taylor House, Franklin County, North Carolina

Patty Person Taylor House (Franklin County, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
View, Patty Person Taylor House, Franklin County, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Architecture, Georgian
Plantation houses
Original Format:
Color slides; 2 x 2 in.
Item identifier:
bh1186pnc009
Created Date:
circa to
Created Date:
Description:
Provenance: Patty Person Taylor, sister of Revolutionary leader Thomas Person, bought the land from him in 1783 and married in 1785. She probably built the house soon afterward. | Architectural Note: This five-bay Georgian plantation house is one of only a few with a center-passage plan. An original one-story rear ell extends from the main house. | Historical Note: The house is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Genre:
Architectural photographs
Photographs
Location:
Franklin 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
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:

Built:
Community:
Franklin County
State:
North Carolina
Provenance note:
Patty Person Taylor, first owner, was sister of Revolutionary leader Thomas Person. She bought the land from her brother in 1783, and married in 1785. She probably built the house soon afterward.
Historical note:
The residence was constructed in the late eighteenth century. The home is one of the few Georgian plantation houses in Franklin County featuring a center-passage plan, and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Architectural note:
This five-bay Georgian plantation house is one of only a few with a center-passage plan. An original one-story rear ell extends from the main house.
Location:
Franklin County (N.C.)
Subjects:
Houses
Housing, Single family
Historic buildings
National Historic Landmarks

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