Massenburg Plantation (Boundary Increase) (NRIS 00000225)
821 NC 561,
North Carolina. County/parish: Franklin.
1 contributing building.
1 contributing site.
Added to the National Register of Historic Places
March 15, 2000.
Also known as:
- Massenburg Plantation
- Massenburg Plantation, also known as Woodleaf Plantation, is a historic plantation house located near Louisburg, Franklin County, North Carolina. The property encompasses 10 contributing buildings, 1 contributing site, and 1 contributing structure. The main house reached its present form in 1838, and is a simple two-story L-shaped dwelling, with a rear two-story wing. It is four bays wide and features a stone block chimney. The property also includes the contributing plantation office, smokehouse, cotton gin, storage building, hen house, 1 1/2-story Perry House bungalow (c. 1910), and Overseer's House ruins (c. 1832).It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1975, with a boundary increase in 2000. (read more...)
National Park Service documentation: https://npgallery.nps.gov/AssetDetail/NRIS/00000225