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Interior view, Archibald Taylor House, Franklin County, North Carolina

Archibald Taylor House (Wood, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
Interior view, Archibald Taylor House, Franklin County, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Italianate (North American architecture styles)
Houses
Original Format:
Color slides
Extent:
2 x 2 in.
Item identifier:
bh1191pnc009
Created Date:
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 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).
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: Taylor, Archibald House (Wood, Franklin County, North Carolina)

Builder:
more info on Holt, E. M., builder 
Builder-architect:
more info on Holt, Jacob W., 1811-1880 
Built:
Community:
Wood
State:
North Carolina
Provenance note:
Archibald Taylor, a planter, was the first owner.
Architectural note:
The home's interior features decorative painting, including marble-blocked walls and a trompe l'oeil bracketed cornice. Jacob W. Holt functioned as the builder of the house.
Historical note:
The structure is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Location:
Franklin County (N.C.)
Subjects:
Houses
Housing, Single family
Historic buildings
National Register of Historic Places
Marble
Decoration and ornament
Paintings (Visual works)
Trompe l’oeil painting
Cornices
Newels
Italianate (North American architecture styles)
Marbleizing