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View from distance, Cedar Grove, Mecklenburg County, North Carolina

Cedar Grove (Huntersville, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
View from distance, Cedar Grove, Mecklenburg County, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Greek revival (Architecture)
Plantation houses
Item identifier:
buch0401
Photographer:
Builder:
Builder:
Plasterer:
Created Date:
to
Created Date:
Description:
Provenance: James G. Torrence (merchant and planter), first owner | Architectural Note: The home's details came from Asher Benjamin's "Practical House Carpenter" patternbook. | Historical Note: The house features some of the earliest Greek Revival details in the state. The property is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Genre:
Architectural photographs
Photographs
Location:
Mecklenburg County (N.C.)
Cedar Grove (Huntersville, 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:

Architect:
Built:
Street:
8229 Gilead Road
Community:
Huntersville
State:
NC
Zip:
28078
Provenance note:
James G. Torrence (merchant and planter), first owner
Architectural note:
The home's details came from Asher Benjamin's "Practical House Carpenter" patternbook.
Historical note:
The house features some of the earliest Greek Revival details in the state. The property is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Location:
Huntersville (N.C.)
Subjects:
Houses
Housing, Single family
Plantation houses
Historic buildings
Greek revival (Architecture)
National Register of Historic Places
Latitude, Longitude:
35.407021, -80.888686
External Resources:
Cedar Grove and Hugh Torrance House and Store Architectural Survey Report, 1993

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