Phifer, John, Farm (NRIS 90001991)
Jct. of Phifer Rd. and SR 1978,
NC. County/parish: Rowan.
12 contributing buildings.
1 contributing site.
2 contributing objects.
Added to the National Register of Historic Places
December 28, 1990.
- John Phifer Farm
- John Phifer Farm is a historic farm complex and national historic district located near Cleveland, Rowan County, North Carolina. The Jacob Phifer House was built in the 1850s, and is a two-story, rectangular, weatherboarded log dwelling. The oldest building is the John Phifer House, built about 1819, and is a small two-story log dwelling. Other contributing resources are the double-pen log barn (c. 1858), tool shed (1930s), garage (1920s / 1930s), granary and corn crib (c. 1858), spring house (c. 1930), blacksmith shop (c. 1925), two chicken houses (1930s, c. 1940), log chicken coop (1930s), wood shed (c. 1930), smokehouse (c. 1858), privy (c. 1930), scalding vat (c. 1935), log tobacco barn (c. 1895), and the farm landscape.It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1990. (read more...)
National Park Service documentation: https://npgallery.nps.gov/AssetDetail/NRIS/90001991