Merry Acres

Contributors:
Northup and O'Brien, architects
Variant Name(s):

R. J. Reynolds, Jr., House

Dates:

1939

Location:
Winston-Salem, Forsyth County
Street Address:

Merry Acres Lane, Winston-Salem, NC

Status:

No longer standing

Type:

Residential

Images Puslished In:

Catherine W. Bishir, North Carolina Architecture (1990).
Gwynne Stephens Taylor, From Frontier to Factory: An Architectural History of Forsyth County (1981).

Note:

Built for R. J. Reynolds, Jr., Merry Acres was probably the finest streamlined modernist residence in the state. It was razed in 1978. Extensive drawings survive at Special Collections Research Center, NCSU Libraries, Raleigh, North Carolina.