The Hermitage (Merry Hill, North Carolina)

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The Hermitage
The Hermitage (Merry Hill, North Carolina) is located in North Carolina
The Hermitage (Merry Hill, North Carolina)
The Hermitage (Merry Hill, North Carolina) is located in the US
The Hermitage (Merry Hill, North Carolina)
Location North of Merry Hill, near Merry Hill, North Carolina
Coordinates 36°5′12″N 76°44′0″W / 36.08667°N 76.73333°W / 36.08667; -76.73333Coordinates: 36°5′12″N 76°44′0″W / 36.08667°N 76.73333°W / 36.08667; -76.73333
Area 2 acres (0.81 ha)
Architectural style Early Republic, Greek Revival, Federal
NRHP reference # 82003427[1]
Added to NRHP June 8, 1982

The Hermitage is a historic plantation house located near Merry Hill, Bertie County, North Carolina. It consists of a 1 1/2-story, side hall plan Georgian style rear wing with a 2 1/2-story, five bay, Federal style addition. Also on the property are the contributing gable roof smokehouse and a two-room structure dating from the Greek Revival period.[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. ^ Marshall Bullock (August 1980). "The Hermitage" (pdf). National Register of Historic Places - Nomination and Inventory. North Carolina State Historic Preservation Office. Retrieved 2014-08-01.