Pleasant Hill Plantation

Submitted byFHMaster onSun, 12/06/2020 - 10:58

Pleasant Hill, also known as Rivenoak and Hawkins House, is a historic plantation house located near MiddleburgVance County, North Carolina. It was built in 1759 and remodeled in the 1850s in the Greek Revival style. It is a 2 1/2-story, five bay, Georgian double pile plan frame dwelling. It has a moderately steep gable roof with dormers and double-shoulder brick chimneys. The original dwelling was probably built by Philemon Hawkins, Jr., and birthplace of Governor William Hawkins (1777-1819).[2][3]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1979.[1]

Location
West of Middleburg on SR 1371, near Middleburg, North Carolina
State
GeoCoord
36°24′2″N 78°20′34″W
Owners
Philemon Hawkins, Jr.
William Hawkins
Founded
1759
Status
Site Reused
NRHP Ref Number
79001758