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Fireplace, Andrew Carpenter House, Gaston County, North Carolina

Andrew Carpenter House (Gaston County, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
Fireplace, Andrew Carpenter House, Gaston County, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Federal
Plantation houses
Fireplaces
Original Format:
Color slides; 2 x 2 in.
Item identifier:
bh1194pnc008
Created Date:
to
Created Date:
Description:
Provenance: The house was probably built for Andrew Carpenter shortly after his marriage to Sophia Smith in 1831. | Architectural Note: The two-story Federal style plantation house is two rooms deep and has paired chimneys. It is one of the largest early nineteenth century houses in the county. | Historical Note: The house is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Genre:
Architectural photographs
Location:
Gaston 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:
State:
NC
Provenance note:
The house was probably built for Andrew Carpenter shortly after his marriage to Sophia Smith in 1831.
Architectural note:
The two-story Federal style plantation house is two rooms deep and has paired chimneys. It is one of the largest early nineteenth century houses in the county.
Historical note:
The house is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Location:
Gaston County (N.C.)
Subjects:
Houses
Housing, Single family
Historic buildings
National Register of Historic Places

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