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View, St. John in the Wilderness, Flat Rock, North Carolina

St. John in the Wilderness (Flat Rock, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
View, St. John in the Wilderness, Flat Rock, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Church buildings
Original Format:
Color slides
Item identifier:
buch0310
Photographer:
Buchman, Tim more info on Buchman, Tim 
Created Date:
Genre:
Architectural photographs
Photographs
Location:
Flat Rock (N.C.)
Digital Project:
Built Heritage

Source information

Repository:
Preservation North Carolina
Collection:
Tim Buchman Photographs, 1988-1998 (MC00583) 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: Saint John-in-the-Wilderness (Flat Rock, Henderson County, North Carolina)

Provenance note:
Charles and Susan Baring, first owner.
Architectural note:
In 1852, Jones redesigned the existing chapel in the form of a Tuscan hill church, with broad gables and a corner tower.
Historical note:
Originally a private estate chapel, it was conveyed to the Episcopal Church in 1836.
Location:
Flat Rock (N.C.)
Subjects:
Church buildings
Private chapels
Gables
Tuscan (Architectural style)
Towers (Building divisions)
Historic buildings
Chapels
Religious buildings
Episcopalians