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Plantations - icons of the Old South -- came in many conditions and sizes.  Some have been preserved, at least in part, and we present them here.  Pleas contact us with information about others.  
 

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  MD
 
Earleville
 
Mount Harmon Plantation
 
580 Mt Harmon Road
 
Earleville  MD  21919  
 
Phone  410 275-8819
 
Web Site  http://www.kentcounty.com/mtharmon/
 
Description  tobacco plantation, manor house, outside kitchen, tobacco prize house
 
Type of Resource  House Museum
 
Building Type  Plantation
 
Era      1730
 
New or Updated:  11/06/2003

Maryland
Hollywood
Sotterley Plantation
44300 Sotterley Lane
MAIL: PO Box 67
Hollywood MD 20636
Phone 301 373-2280
Web Site http://www.sotterley.com/history.htm
Toll Free 800 681-0850
Description early Tidewater plantation with manor house, slave cabin, customs warehouse, formal garden, outbuildings
Type of Resource House Museum
Primary Focus Garden
Building Type Plantation
Era 1717
New or Updated: 06/25/2003
 

  MD

  Towson

  Hampton National Historic Site

  535 Hampton Lane

  Towson  MD   21286    

  Phone 410 823-1309

  Web Site www.nps.gov/hamp

  Description  MANSION CLOSED FOR REPAIR a/o 4/07: 27 historic structures and

                    garden at historic plantation

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Garden

  Building Type  Plantation

  Group Identity  African American

  Era 1790

  Owner/Operator:  NPS

  New or Updated:  4/24/2007

  MD
 
Upper Marlboro
 
Billingsley House Museum
 
6900 Green Landing Road
 
Upper Marlboro     MD
 
Phone    301 627-0730
 
Web Site  http://www.goprincegeorgescounty.com/subsites/visitors/att_hist.htm-                    carousel
 
Description      1740 brick plantation house, adjacent farm museum with antique farm                        equipment, all on 430 acres
 
Type of Resource       House Museum
 
Primary Focus    Agricultural
 
Building Type    Plantation
 
Industry /Profession     Farming
 
Collection G-M      Machinery
 
New or Updated:            11/23/2003

 

 

 

 

  NC
 
Charlotte
 
Rosedale
 
3427 North Tryon Street
 
Charlotte                                 NC               28206    
 
Phone              704 335-3325
 
Web Site      http://libweb.uncc.edu/archives/crhc/rosedale.htm
 
Alt Web       http://www.visitnc.com/inside_nc/inside_nc_related_pick.asp?propertyID=1754
   Description
      8 acres and manor house remain from 900 plantation
 
Type of Resource       House Museum
 
Primary Focus    Gardens
 
Building Type    Plantation
 
Era      1815
 
New or Updated:    12/1/2003

  NC
 
Creswell
 
Somerset Place State Historic Site
 
2572 Lake Shore Road
 
Creswell NC       27928    
 
Phone   252 797-4560
 
Web Site  http://www.ah.dcr.state.nc.us/sections/hs/somerset/Main.htm
 
E-mail  mailto:somerset@ncmail.net
 
Description  once covering 100,000 acres, plantation once held 50 structures, now holds
 
Type of Resource   Historic Place
 
Building Type   Plantation
 
Group Identity   African American
 
New or Updated:   12/7/2003
 

  NC

  Huntersville

  Historic Latta Plantation

   5225 Sample Road

  Huntersville      NC           28078    

  Phone   704 875-2312

  Web Site  www.lattaplantation.org

  Description  cotton plantation presented from all sides -- slaves, small farmers, planters

  Type of Resource   House Museum

  Building Type   Plantation

  Kind of Activity   Living History

  Era  19th

  New or Updated:             3/20/2005
 

  NC

  Kenansville

  Liberty Hall

  409 S  Main St

  PO Box 634

  Kenansville           NC           28349    

  Web Site  www.itpi.dpi.state.nc.us/nchistorical/liberty.html

  Toll Free  800 755-1755

  Description  restored to life as it was 150 yeas ago, main house & 10 buildings, garden

  Type of Resource   House Museum

  Building Type   Plantation

  Era  1800

  New or Updated:             3/23/2005
 

  NC

  New Bern

  Bellair Plantation Restoration

  1100 Washington Post Road

  New Bern             NC           28560    

  Phone   252 637-3913  Web Site  http://historicnewbern.com/newbern/thingstosee/

  Alt Web  http://www.harmonyhouseinn.com/tour.htm

  Description  three story brick plantation country house

  Type of Resource   House Museum

  Building Type   Plantation

  Era  1734

  New or Updated:             4/12/2005

North Carolina
Reidsville
Chinqua-Penn Plantation House
2138 Wentworth Street
Reidsville NC 27320
Phone
336 349-4576
Web Site www.chinquapenn.com
Description Arts & Crafts house filled with collections of original owners
Type of Resource House Museum
Building Type  Plantation
Era  1925

  NC

  Wilmington

  Poplar Grove Plantation

  10200 US Highway 17

  Wilmington  NC   28411    

  Phone   910 686-9518

  Web Site  http://www.poplargrove.com/

  E-mail  mailto:pgp@poplargrove.com

  Description  plantation house and outbuildings with active crafts programming

  Type of Resource   House Museum

  Building Type   Plantation

  Kind of Activity   Living History

  New or Updated:      12/13/2005

North Carolina
Windsor
Hope Plantation
132 Hope House Road
Windsor NC 27983
Phone 
252 794-3140
Web Site
Description
Type of Resource 
House Museum
Building Type  Plantation

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