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Fireplace, Battle-Purnell House, Wake County, North Carolina

Battle-Purnell House (Wake Forest, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
Fireplace, Battle-Purnell House, Wake County, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Architecture, Georgian
Houses
Fireplaces
Mantels
Original Format:
Color slides; 2 x 2 in.
Item identifier:
bh2250pnc001
Created Date:
to
Created Date:
circa
Description:
Provenance: Josiah Battle (planter), first owner. Battle's wife Jane and their children John and Nancy, second owners, acquired the property after his death. | Historical Note: The house is considered one of the largest and best preserved examples of Georgian residences in the area. The structure has been restored.
Genre:
Architectural photographs
Location:
Wake 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
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:
1037 North Main Street
Community:
Wake Forest
State:
NC
Zip:
27587
Provenance note:
Josiah Battle (planter), first owner. Battle's wife Jane and their children John and Nancy, second owners, acquired the property after his death.
Historical note:
The house is considered one of the largest and best preserved examples of Georgian residences in the area. The structure has been restored.
Location:
Wake County (N.C.)
Wake Forest (N.C.)
Subjects:
Houses
Housing, Single family
Latitude, Longitude:
35.99613, -78.499913
External Resources:
Historic Landmark Properties, Battle-Purnell House

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