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Oblique Exterior, William B. Blades House

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

Title:
Oblique Exterior, William B. Blades House
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Houses
Housing, Single family
Facades
Porches
Towers (Building divisions)
Item identifier:
ncar_N_71_1_598
Photographer:
Architect:
Created Date:
Genre:
Architectural photographs
Photographs
Location:
Craven County (N.C.)
Digital Project:
Beaux Arts to Modernism

Source information

Repository:
State Archives of North Carolina
Collection:
Division of Archives and History Photograph Collection (State Archives of North Carolina Collection 4.1) 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 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:

Architect:
Built:
Street:
602 Middle St.
Community:
New Bern
State:
NC
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, and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Historical note:
The Blades House, also known as the W.B. Blades House, is an historic house located at 602 Middle Street, in New Bern, North Carolina, in the United States. Built in 1907 for lumber magnate William B. Blades, it was designed in the Queen Anne style 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:
Houses
Architecture, Queen Anne
Colonial revival (Architecture)
Housing, Single family
Historic buildings
National Register of Historic Places
Latitude, Longitude:
35.111114895, -77.0387721061

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