Four Acres

Contributors:
C. C. Hook, architect; Hook and Rogers, architects; Willard G. Rogers, architect
Variant Name(s):

Benjamin N. Duke House

Dates:

1908

Location:
Durham, Durham County
Street Address:

Chapel Hill St. at Duke St., Durham, NC

Status:

No longer standing

Type:

Residential

Images Puslished In:

Joel A. Kostyu and Frank A. Kostyu, Durham: A Pictorial History (1978).

Note:

The immense residence called Four Acres was built for tobacco industrialist Benjamin N. Duke on the site of his previous residence. The North Carolina Mutual Insurance building now occupies the elevated, prominent site.