Thompson House (Wake Forest, North Carolina)

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Thompson House
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Location2528 Old NC Highway 98, near Wake Forest, North Carolina
Coordinates 35°58′10″N78°34′8″W / 35.96944°N 78.56889°W / 35.96944; -78.56889 Coordinates: 35°58′10″N78°34′8″W / 35.96944°N 78.56889°W / 35.96944; -78.56889
Area2.1 acres (0.85 ha)
Builtc. 1853 (1853)
Architectural styleGreek Revival
NRHP reference No. 05001030 [1]
Added to NRHPSeptember 15, 2005

Thompson House, also known as the William Thompson House, is a historic plantation house located near Wake Forest, Wake County, North Carolina. It was built about 1853, and is a two-story, three-bay Greek Revival-style frame dwelling. It is sheathed in weatherboard, sits on a fieldstone foundation, and has four brick chimneys, two on each side. Also on the property is a contributing 1+12-story barn (c. 1853). The house and barn were moved to its present location in 2004. [2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2005. [1]

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References

  1. 1 2 "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places . National Park Service. July 9, 2010.
  2. Edward Salo (March 2005). "Thompson House" (pdf). National Register of Historic Places - Nomination and Inventory. North Carolina State Historic Preservation Office. Retrieved 2015-06-01.