Edenton Historic District

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Edenton Historic District
Location Roughly bounded by E. & W. Freemason, S. Oakum, E. & W. Water, and Mosely Sts., Edenton, North Carolina
Built 1774
Architect Hawks,John; Et al.
Architectural style Mixed (more Than 2 Styles From Different Periods)
Governing body Local
NRHP Reference # 73001316[1] (original)
01001075 (increase 1)
07001010 (increase 2)
Significant dates
Added to NRHP July 16, 1973
Boundary increases October 5, 2001
September 28, 2007

Edenton Historic District is a historic district in Edenton, North Carolina that was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1973. It includes several buildings that are individually listed on the National Register. Lane House (ca. 1718), possibly the oldest surviving house in North Carolina, is owned by Steve and Linda Lane and is located within the district.[2]


  1. ^ "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2007-01-23. 
  2. ^ "Rental Home Turns Out To Be Oldest House In NC," Raleigh Telegram, http://raleightelegram.com/201301174675