John C. Stout, attributed architect;
Nashville, Nash County
N. 1st St. at E. Washington St., Nashville, NC
Images Puslished In:
Richard Leonard Mattson, The History and Architecture of Nash County, North Carolina (1987).
Standing at the end of a dramatic axis, the large house with its dramatic Ionic portico overlapping a wraparound porch is a major landmark of the small county seat community. It was built for lumberman George N. Bissette and was later the home of Congressman Harold Cooley.