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First floor plan, W.B. Blades House, New Bern, Craven County, North Carolina

W. B. Blades House (New Bern, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
First floor plan, W.B. Blades House, New Bern, Craven County, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Floor plans
Libraries
Living rooms
Porches
Porte-cochères
Original Format:
Linens
Extent:
3/32 in. = 1 ft.
Item identifier:
ncar1596-001-bx0001-004-001_0001
Genre:
Architectural drawings
Design and construction documents
Digital Project:
Beaux Arts to Modernism

Source information

Repository:
State Archives of North Carolina
Collection:
Herbert Woodley Simpson papers, 1888-1941 (NCAR1596) held by State Archives of 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 the North Carolina State Archives.
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: Blades, William B. House (New Bern, Craven County, North Carolina)

Architect:
more info on Simpson, Herbert W. (Herbert Woodley), 1870-1945 
Built:
Street:
602 Middle St.
Community:
New Bern
State:
North Carolina
Zip:
28560
Provenance note:
William B. Blades (lumber magnate), first owner.
Historical note:
The home is among the state's finest combinations of Queen Anne style with Colonial Revival details by prolific local architect Herbert Woodley Simpson. On January 14, 1972, it was added to the National Register of Historic Places.
Location:
New Bern (N.C.)
Subjects:
Architecture, Queen Anne
Balconies
Brackets
Colonial revival (Architecture)
Facades
Historic buildings
Houses
Housing, Single family
Libraries
Mantels
National Register of Historic Places
Porte-cochères
Servants' halls
Towers (Building divisions)
Latitude, Longitude:
35.111114895, -77.0387721061