Pineville Historic Survey
Prepared by Paul Archambault for the
Charlotte-Mecklenburg Historic Landmarks Commission, 2004.
Photographs of Property
(front and side elevations)
1. Name of Property if any
2. Street Address, including
City and Zip Code
119 College Street
Pineville, N.C. 28134
3. UTM of Property
17 510148E 3882596N
4. Tax Parcel Number of
5. Owner of Property
James W. Thrower, Jr.
6. Period or Date of
7. Source of Information for
Mecklenburg County Tax Records
8. Present use of Property
a. Agricultural, b. Commercial, c.
Educational, d. Entertainment, e. Government, f. Industrial, g.
Military, h. Museum, i. Park, j. Private Residence, k. Religious, l. Other
10. Architectural Style
one-and-a-half story, side-gabled house is located on a large lot close to
College Street facing north. It is three-bays wide and two-bays deep
with a roof overhang and exposed rafter ends. The gabled porch is
supported by wood posts and shelters a six-panel door. The remainder
of the fenestration includes four original six-over-six windows.
Additional features include an original wooden rectangular vent, an internal
chimney in front of the roof's ridge line, and two original six-over-six
windows. The house is covered in vinyl and rests on brick piers, which
have been infilled with block.
11. Architectural Significance
a. Outstanding, b. Excellent, c. Notable, d.
12. Map Showing Location of
13. Paragraph Briefly
Summarizing Known History Of The Property.
story home on College Street served as the home of a middle-class family.
Larger, more elaborate homes were built on the prestigious streets in
Pineville which included College, Polk, Main, and Gay (Johnston Drive).