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Interior toward fireplace, King-Bazemore House, Bertie County, North Carolina

King-Bazemore House (Bertie County, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
Interior toward fireplace, King-Bazemore House, Bertie County, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Houses
Fireplaces
Mantels
Wainscoting
Cabinetwork
Item identifier:
buch0014
Photographer:
Created Date:
Created Date:
Description:
Provenance: William King (planter) and Elizabeth King, first owner | Historical Note: The home is one of only two gambrel roofed houses in North Carolina that feature brick end walls. The house exemplifies the characteristic form of wealthy mid-eighteenth century dwellings in this area. The building was moved to Hope Plantation in 1974 for restoration. The move included several outbuildings, such as the frame smokehouse. The home is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Genre:
Architectural photographs
Photographs
Location:
Bertie County (N.C.)
Digital Project:
Built Heritage

Source information

Repository:
Preservation North Carolina
Collection:
Tim Buchman Photographs, 1988-1998 (MC00583) 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:

Provenance note:
William King (planter) and Elizabeth King, first owner
Historical note:
The home is one of only two gambrel roofed houses in North Carolina that feature brick end walls. The house exemplifies the characteristic form of wealthy mid-eighteenth century dwellings in this area. The building was moved to Hope Plantation in 1974 for restoration. The move included several outbuildings such as the frame smokehouse. The home is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Location:
Bertie County (N.C.)
Subjects:
Houses
Historic buildings
National Historic Landmarks

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