514 New St., New Bern, NC
Catherine W. Bishir, North Carolina Architecture (1990).
Catherine W. Bishir and Michael T. Southern, A Guide to the Historic Architecture of Eastern North Carolina (1996).
C. Ford Peatross, William Nichols, Architect (1979).
Peter B. Sandbeck, The Historic Architecture of New Bern and Craven County, North Carolina (1988).
Although no documentation links Nichols with the New Bern Academy, similarities of detail with his Hayes in Edenton suggest his hand, including the half-round portico and the use of paired modillions.