NCSU Libraries

Rear view, Rosedale, Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, North Carolina

Rosedale Plantation House (Charlotte, N.C.)
Normal spinner 196px

Item information

Title:
Rear view, Rosedale, Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Federal
Plantation houses
Porches
Original Format:
Color slides; 2 x 2 in.
Item identifier:
bh2140pnc002
Created Date:
circa
Description:
Provenance: The house was built for Archibald Frew, first owner. The house passed to William Davidson (planter), second owner, in 1819. | Architectural Note: The interior features Adamesque decorations, while the trim incorporates carved urns, swags, and foliate ornament in the style of Owen Biddle's work. | Historical Note: The house and garden were restored in the mid-twentieth century, and the structure is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Genre:
Architectural photographs
Photographs
Location:
Charlotte (N.C.)
Rosedale (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:

Community:
Charlotte
Provenance note:
The house was built for Archibald Frew, first owner. The house passed to William Davidson (planter), second owner, in 1819.
Architectural note:
The interior features Adamesque decorations, while the trim incorporates carved urns, swags, and foliate ornament in the style of Owen Biddle's work.
Historical note:
The house and garden were restored in the mid-twentieth century, and the structure is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Subjects:
Plantation houses
Plantations
National Register of Historic Places
Historic buildings

✓ Give us feedback