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

Rosedale (Charlotte, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
Front view, Rosedale, Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Plantation houses
Federal style
Original Format:
Color slides
Extent:
2 x 2 in.
Item identifier:
bh2140pnc003
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 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: Rosedale Plantation House (Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, North Carolina)

Built:
Community:
Charlotte
State:
North Carolina
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.
Location:
Charlotte (N.C.)
Subjects:
Plantation houses
Plantations
National Register of Historic Places
Historic buildings
Urns
Decoration and ornament -- Plant forms
Trimming (Material)
Swags
Decoration and ornament
Architecture -- Conservation and restoration
Gardens
Adam Style
Foliation (Pattern)