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Hood–Anderson Farm

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MPS  Wake County MPS
Area  56 ha
Added to NRHP  29 April 1999
NRHP Reference #  99000509
Year built  1839
Hood–Anderson Farm
Location  Old Battle Bridge Rd., 0.4 miles (0.64 km) south of the junction with Old Tarboro Rd., Eagle Rock, North Carolina
Architectural style  Greek Revival architecture

The Hood–Anderson Farm is a historic home and farm and national historic district located at Eagle Rock, Wake County, North Carolina, a suburb of the state capital Raleigh. The main house was built about 1839, and is an example of transitional Federal / Greek Revival style I-house. It is two stories with a low-pitched hip roof and a rear two-story, hipped-roof ell. The front facade features a large, one-story porch, built in 1917, supported by Tuscan order columns. Also on the property are the contributing combined general store and post office (1854), a one-room dwelling, a two-room tenant/slave house, a barn (1912), a smokehouse, and several other outbuildings and sites including a family cemetery.

In April 1999, the Hood–Anderson Farm was listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

References

Hood–Anderson Farm Wikipedia


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