This is one of the most impressive Greek Revival brick houses in the county. Built by farmer, distiller, and community leader John B. Gibson, it has a double-pile, central-hall plan. Its facade is marked by a raised basement and a massive pedimented Doric portico with paired columns. Elaborate fretwork balustrades, tripartite windows, and transoms and sidelights framing the main doors represent a fashionable house of the period. A brick ell houses the kitchen. The interior has Greek Revival mantels and moldings modeled after those found in Asher Benjamin's pattern books. In fact, a copy of Benjamin's The Practical House Carpenter (1830) was found in the house during its 1980s restoration. Out-buildings include a brick overseer's house and a log dwelling. The house now serves as a country inn.
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