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View, St. Matthew's Episcopal Church, Hillsborough, North Carolina

St. Matthew's Episcopal Church (Hillsborough, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
View, St. Matthew's Episcopal Church, Hillsborough, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Gothic revival (Architecture)
Church buildings
Item identifier:
buch0429
Photographer:
Architect:
Created Date:
Created Date:
Description:
Architectural Note: William Nichols functioned as the architect on the original project. The church added more elaborate Gothic Revival details over time, including the entrance tower in 1830, the gallery in 1835, the exposed beam ceiling in 1868, and the spire in 1875. The tower was rebuilt in 1850. | Historical Note: The church is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Genre:
Architectural photographs
Photographs
Location:
Hillsborough (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:

Architectural note:
Nichols functioned as the architect on the original project. The church added more elaborate Gothic Revival details over time, including the entrance tower in 1830, the gallery in 1835, the exposed beam ceiling in 1868, and the spire in 1875. The tower was rebuilt in 1850.
Historical note:
The church is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Location:
Hillsborough (N.C.)
Subjects:
Church buildings
Gothic revival (Architecture)
Towers (Building divisions)
Historic buildings
Steeples (Building components)
Galleries (Upper level spaces)
Beam ceilings
National Historic Landmarks

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