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Mantel, Smithwick-Green Farm, Martin County, North Carolina

Smithwick-Green Farm (Martin County, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
Mantel, Smithwick-Green Farm, Martin County, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Plantation houses
Mantels
Federal style
Original Format:
Color slides
Extent:
2 x 2 in.
Item identifier:
bh1310pnc001
Created Date:
Genre:
Architectural photographs
Location:
Martin 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: Smithwick-Green Farm (Martin County, North Carolina)

Built:
Community:
Martin County
State:
North Carolina
Provenance note:
The house was built in the early nineteenth century for the Smithwick family (presumed first owners). In the late nineteenth century the house passed to John and Araminta Green, second owners.
Architectural note:
The structure is an example of an I-house with a center passage plan and double shouldered end chimneys. The dining ell was added to the rear in the early twentieth century.
Location:
Martin County (N.C.)
Subjects:
Farms
Farmhouses
Housing, Single family
Historic buildings
Double-shouldered chimney
Ells (Building divisions)
Central-passage houses