Albert Heath Carrier, architect; Smith and Carrier, architects; Richard Sharp Smith, architect
Philip S. Henry House
Asheville, Buncombe County
1 Vance Gap Rd., Asheville, NC
Images Published In:
Catherine W. Bishir, Michael T. Southern, and Jennifer F. Martin, A Guide to the Historic Architecture of Western North Carolina (1999).
Douglas Swaim, ed., Cabins and Castles: The History and Architecture of Buncombe County, North Carolina (1981).
For diplomat and art collector Henry, Smith designed a luxurious Tudor Revival stone mansion that rises out of living stone. Like many Asheville area houses, its design complements the mountain setting.