Cleveland School (Clayton, North Carolina)

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Cleveland School
Cleveland School (Clayton, North Carolina) is located in North Carolina
Cleveland School (Clayton, North Carolina)
Cleveland School (Clayton, North Carolina) is located in the US
Cleveland School (Clayton, North Carolina)
Location 8968 Cleveland Rd., near Clayton, North Carolina
Coordinates 35°34′6″N 78°31′43″W / 35.56833°N 78.52861°W / 35.56833; -78.52861Coordinates: 35°34′6″N 78°31′43″W / 35.56833°N 78.52861°W / 35.56833; -78.52861
Area 2 acres (0.81 ha)
Built 1926 (1926)-1927, 1932, 1938, 1955
Built by Rogers, J.P.
Architect Hook, Charles C.
Architectural style Classical Revival
NRHP Reference # 05000961[1]
Added to NRHP September 7, 2005

The Cleveland School, also known as Cleveland Middle School, is a historic school complex located near Clayton, Johnston County, North Carolina. It was designed by noted architect Charles C. Hook and built in 1926-1927, with flanking wings added in 1932 and 1938. It is a two-story, five bay, "U"-shaped, Classical Revival style brick building on a raised basement. It features a projecting center bay with recessed main entrance and end bays with blind windows. Also on the property are the contributing well house (c. 1927), bathroom (c. 1927), and gymnasium (1955).[2]

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

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ Susannah V. Franklin (November 2004). "Cleveland School" (pdf). National Register of Historic Places - Nomination and Inventory. North Carolina State Historic Preservation Office. Retrieved 2015-01-01.