NCSU Libraries

View, John Wheeler House, Murfreesboro, Hertford County, North Carolina

John Wheeler House (Murfreesboro, N.C.)
Normal spinner 196px

Item information

Title:
View, John Wheeler House, Murfreesboro, Hertford County, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Federal
Houses
Original Format:
Color slides; 2 x 2 in.
Item identifier:
bh1234pnc001
Created Date:
circa
Created Date:
Description:
Provenance: The house was built for William Hardy Murfree and his business partner George Gordon. John Wheeler purchased the home in 1814. | Architectural Note: The house is a two-story Federal-style structure composed of Flemish-bond brickwork. The property also exhibits a freestanding brick dependency and a plank outbuilding that has been relocated from the countryside. | Historical Note: The house is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Genre:
Architectural photographs
Location:
Murfreesboro (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:

Street:
400 East Broad Street
Community:
Murfreesboro
State:
NC
Zip:
27855
Provenance note:
The house was built for William Hardy Murfree and his business partner George Gordon. John Wheeler purchased the home in 1814.
Architectural note:
The house is a two-story Federal-style structure composed of Flemish-bond brickwork. The property also exhibits a freestanding brick dependency and a plank outbuilding that has been relocated from the countryside.
Historical note:
The house is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Location:
Murfreesboro (N.C.)
Hertford (N.C.)
Subjects:
Housing, Single family
Houses
Historic buildings
National Historic Landmarks
Latitude, Longitude:
36.444028, -77.096718

✓ Give us feedback