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Chinqua-Penn Plantation, near Reidsville, North Carolina

Margaret McConnell Holt

Chinqua-Penn Plantation, near Reidsville, North Carolina

the home of Thomas Jefferson Penn from 1923 to 1946, and Beatrice Schoellkopf Penn from 1923 to 1965.

by Margaret McConnell Holt

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Published by Printed by the North Carolina State University Print Shop in Raleigh .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Reidsville, N.C.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementInformation compiled and edited by Margaret McConnell Holt.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF264.R3 H64
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 58 p.
    Number of Pages58
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5093468M
    LC Control Number74165078

    Featured on A&E's America's Castles and acclaimed as an architectural American treasure, Chinqua Penn Plantation near Reidsville, North Carolina, welcomes you. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, the Plantation includes a 27 room English countryside mansion filled with elaborate furnishings from 30 countries, su. Chinqua Penn Plantation is an English manor home mansion and national historic district near Reidsville, North Carolina in Rockingham County, (about 25 miles north of Greensboro, NC) and was built by Thomas Jefferson Penn ("Jeff", –) and Margaret Beatrice Shoellkopf Penn ("Betsy", –) in the s. The name "Chinqua Penn" was derived from the chinquapin, a species of.

    Chinqua-Penn Plantation, near Reidsville, North Carolina, was the home of Mr. and Mrs. Jefferson Penn. NC State University would help operate the plantation from to   This is a view of the front of Chinqua-Penn Plantation near Reidsville, N.C., Wednesday, Decem (News & Record, Nelson Kepley) Workers shortchanged after North Carolina-based Earth.

      Like a scene from Citizen Kane, in April , a public auction was held to sell hundreds of items from Chinqua Penn h religious sculpture, jade and quartz statues from the East, Italian Renaissance furniture, 16th century stained glass windows, rare books, rugs and tapestries – a life-time of collecting by the original owners of the house. [Chinese Pagoda Pavilion and Pool at Chinqua-Penn Plantation] View Description. Download: small (x max) medium (x max) Large. Extra Large. Full Size.


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Chinqua-Penn Plantation is an English manor house near Reidsville built in the early twentieth century by mavens Betsy and Jeff Penn. In its glory days, the house was stuffed to the ceiling with the loot of the world, acquired by the Penns in extensive travels/5(32).

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Chinqua Penn Plantation is an English manor home in Reidsville, North Carolina in Rockingham County, North Carolina, United States, (about 25 miles north of Greensboro). It is a private residence and was closed to the public in Chinqua Penn Plantation is an English manor home mansion and national historic district near Reidsville, North Carolina in Rockingham County, (about 25 miles north of Greensboro, NC) and was built by Thomas Jefferson Penn ("Jeff", –) and Margaret Beatrice Shoellkopf Penn ("Betsy", –) in the s.4/5(31).

The Chinqua-Penn Plantation, near Reidsville, North Carolina, was the home of the late Mr. and Mrs. Jefferson Penn. InMrs. Penn gave Chinqua-Penn to the Consolidated University of North Carolina. Woman’s College, now The University of North Carolina at Greensboro, operated the house and gardens, and opened the property for tours in In the early s, there were plantations identified in North Carolina from extant records.

The Sloop Point plantation in Pender County, built inis the oldest surviving plantation house and the second oldest house surviving in North Carolina, after the Lane House (built in – and not part of a plantation).

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The Chinqua-Penn Walking Trail is at (GPS) just west of Wentworth Street, Reidsville, NC. To reach the Trail from Reidsville: Go west on NC 65/87 (Harrison St.) to the stoplight at Sandy Cross Rd.

Turn right onto Wentworth approximately 2 miles. The plantation includes three buildings, in addition to the mansion which is very ornate, and previously was well-visited. There is a main gate with several brick features on either side of the driveway, leading past to pond. The property was bequeathed to the University System of North Carolina, who sold it.

Located near Reidsville in north-central North Carolina, the mile Chinqua-Penn Walking Trail is Rockingham County’s premier trail. It is on land formerly part of the Chinqua-Penn Plantation created by industrialist Jefferson Penn and his wife Betsy in the s.

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