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Front view, Robert Holt House, Glencoe, Alamance County, North Carolina

Robert Holt House (Glencoe, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
Front view, Robert Holt House, Glencoe, Alamance County, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Houses
Original Format:
Color slides
Extent:
2 x 2 in.
Item identifier:
bh1417pnc001
Created Date:
Genre:
Architectural photographs
Photographs
Location:
Glencoe (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: Holt, Robert House (Glencoe, Alamance County, North Carolina)

Built:
Community:
Glencoe
State:
North Carolina
Provenance note:
Part of Glencoe Mill Village. The house was built for Robert Holt, son of James Holt, co-owner of Glencoe Mill. Robert managed Glencoe.
Architectural note:
This is a two-story frame house with bracket cornice and a wraparound porch.
Historical note:
After a period of disuse, the village has now been preserved. Glencoe Mill Village is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Location:
Glencoe (N.C.)
Subjects:
Houses
Housing, Single family
National Register of Historic Places
Historic buildings
Wraparound porches
Historic districts
Frame houses
Village communities
Architecture -- Conservation and restoration
Cornices
Brackets

Landscape: Glencoe Mill Village (Glencoe, Alamance County, North Carolina)

Built:
Community:
Glencoe
State:
North Carolina
Provenance note:
Glencoe Mill was acquired by E.M. Holt and sons James and William in 1878. Between 1880 and 1883, they extended the structure to its current form and constructed the mill village to house their workers. The mill was later run by relatives in the Green family until its closure in 1954.
Architectural note:
The 35 traditional houses that comprise Glencoe Mill Village exemplify rural forms of industrial housing. The two-story frame houses have two-room plans, are roofed in tin, and are complete with front porches.
Historical note:
After a period of disuse, the village has now been preserved. Glencoe Mill Village is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Location:
Glencoe (N.C.)
Subjects:
Mills and mill-work
Village communities
Neighborhoods
Planned communities
Roofing, Tin
National Register of Historic Places
Historic sites
Historic buildings
Houses
Housing, Single family
Employee housing
Industrial housing
Rustic (Style)
Architecture -- Conservation and restoration
Stores & shops
Offices
Office buildings
Frame houses
Barbershops
Quonset huts
Water towers
Outbuildings