Berry House

Contributors:
John Berry, attributed brickmason; Samuel Hancock, attributed brickmason
Dates:

Ca. 1814

Location:
Hillsborough, Orange County
Street Address:

208 W. Queen St., Hillsborough, NC

Status:

Standing

Type:

Residential

Images Puslished In:

Lucile Noel Dula, Pelican Guide to Hillsborough (1979).

Note:

The 1 1/2-story dwelling, one of the earliest brick buildings surviving in Hillsborough, shows less skilled brickwork than buildings done during Berry’s adulthood. Tradition says that Berry helped Hancock construct the house for Berry and his mother.