Hyman-Battle House; Hackney-Battle House
Sunset Ave., Rocky Mount, NC
No longer standing
Richard Leonard Mattson, The History and Architecture of Nash County, North Carolina (1987).
Featured in a postcard as “one of the South’s most beautiful homes,” the immense Southern Colonial Revival style house was built for T. J. Hackney and later owned by Hyman Battle, president of the Rocky Mount Mills. It was razed in 1977.