First Presbyterian Church (Charlotte, North Carolina)

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First Presbyterian Church
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First Presbyterian Church, November 2013
First Presbyterian Church (Charlotte, North Carolina) is located in North Carolina
First Presbyterian Church (Charlotte, North Carolina)
First Presbyterian Church (Charlotte, North Carolina) is located in the US
First Presbyterian Church (Charlotte, North Carolina)
Location 200 W. Trade St., Charlotte, North Carolina
Coordinates 35°13′44″N 80°50′38″W / 35.22889°N 80.84389°W / 35.22889; -80.84389Coordinates: 35°13′44″N 80°50′38″W / 35.22889°N 80.84389°W / 35.22889; -80.84389
Area 3.2 acres (1.3 ha)
Built 1857 (1857)
Architect Reading, Sidney
Architectural style Gothic Revival
NRHP Reference # 82001300[1]
Added to NRHP November 12, 1982

First Presbyterian Church is a historic Presbyterian church located at 200 W. Trade Street in Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, North Carolina. It was built in 1857, and is a one-story, Gothic Revival style stuccoed brick building. The original spire was rebuilt in 1883-1884 and the side and rear walls of the church were taken down and a new structure was erected in 1894-1895.[2]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1982.[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. ^ Laura A.W. Phillips; Elizabeth Williams; Davyd Foard Hood (December 1981). "First Presbyterian Church" (pdf). National Register of Historic Places - Nomination and Inventory. North Carolina State Historic Preservation Office. Retrieved 2015-02-01.