Blythewood

Contributors:
George F. Barber, architect; Barber and Kluttz, architects; Thomas A. Kluttz, architect
Variant Name(s):

Lawrence S. Holt, Sr., House

Dates:

Ca. 1896

Location:
Burlington, Alamance County
Street Address:

Lexington Ave., Burlington, NC

Status:

No longer standing

Type:

Residential

Images Puslished In:

Allison Harris Black, An Architectural History of Burlington, North Carolina (1987).

Note:

Blythewood, built for one of the pioneering textile family of Holts, was among Barber and Kluttz’s most dramatically composed and richly ornamented houses in the Piedmont. It was one of several grand mansions built for textile families in Alamance County, most of which have been lost.