- View, Hezekiah Alexander House, Mecklenburg County, North Carolina
- Item identifier:
- Buchman, Tim more info on Buchman, Tim
- Created Date:
- Created Date:
- Provenance: Hezekiah Alexander (Scotch-Irish blacksmith and planter, church elder, framer of state's constitution) and Mary Sample Alexander, first owner | Architectural Note: The home was restored in the 1950s and 1970s. | Historical Note: The house is one of only two intact eighteenth century stone buildings in the state, and a rare example of a stone springhouse survives on the property. The property is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Mecklenburg County (N.C.)
Alexander Plantation (Charlotte, N.C.)
- Digital Project:
- Preservation North Carolina
- 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.
- 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).
- 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.
- 3500 Shamrock Drive
- Provenance note:
- Hezekiah Alexander, a Scotch-Irish blacksmith and planter, church elder, framer of state's constitution, and Mary Sample Alexander were the first owners.
- Architectural note:
- The home was restored in the 1950s and 1970s.
- Historical note:
- The house is one of only two intact eighteenth century stone buildings in the state, and a rare example of a stone spring house survives on the property. The property is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
- General note:
- The house now functions as the Charlotte Museum of History.
Housing, Single family
Architecture -- Conservation and restoration
National Register of Historic Places
- Latitude, Longitude:
- 35.234411, -80.766419
- External Resources:
Charlotte Museum of History