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View, Grice-Fearing House, Elizabeth City, Pasquotank County, North Carolina

Grice-Fearing House (Elizabeth City, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
View, Grice-Fearing House, Elizabeth City, Pasquotank County, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Houses
Porches
Original Format:
Color slides; 2 x 2 in.
Item identifier:
bh1286pnc001
Created Date:
circa
Created Date:
circa
Created Date:
circa
Created Date:
Description:
Provenance: The house was built for Francis Grice (Pennsylvania merchant) and his wife Mary, first owners. After Francis Grice died, the house passed to Mary and her second husband, Isaiah Fearing, second owners. | Architectural Note: Isaiah Fearing enlarged the house and added the two-story engaged porch. The house includes an example of a side passage plan popular in the region. | Historical Note: The structure is listed on the National Regiser of Historic Places.
Genre:
Architectural photographs
Location:
Elizabeth City (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:
Street:
200 S. Road Street
Community:
Elizabeth City
State:
NC
Zip:
27909
Provenance note:
The house was built for Francis Grice (Pennsylvania merchant) and his wife Mary, first owners. After Francis Grice died, the house passed to Mary and her second husband, Isaiah Fearing, second owners.
Architectural note:
Isaiah Fearing enlarged the house and added the two-story engaged porch. The house includes an example of a side passage plan popular in the region.
Historical note:
It is a contributing property in the Shepard Street-South Road Street Historic District. The structure is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Location:
Elizabeth City (N.C.)
Subjects:
Houses
Housing, Single family
Historic buildings
National Register of Historic Places
Latitude, Longitude:
36.299501, -76.223842
External Resources:
Grice-Fearing House: History

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