Bissette-Cooley House

Contributors:
John C. Stout, attributed architect;
Dates:
1911
Location:
Nashville, Nash County
Street Address:
N. 1st St. at E. Washington St., Nashville, NC
Status:
Standing
Type:
Residential
Images Puslished In:
Richard Leonard Mattson, The History and Architecture of Nash County, North Carolina (1987).
Note:
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.