Pineville Historic Survey Form
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
207 Johnston Drive
Pineville, N.C. 28134
3. UTM of Property
17 509969E 3882443N
4. Tax Parcel Number of Property
5. Owner of Property
Montgomery Management LLC
6. Period or Date of Construction
7. Source of Information for #6.
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
The two-story, hipped-roof house sits on a large, flat lot, close to Johnston Drive facing west. It is three-bays wide and two-bays deep with several additions. The facade is symmetrical with a three-sided bay protected by a gable in the center on the second-story. The hipped-roof porch is partially enclosed as it extends around to the north elevation. It is supported by original turned spindle columns and shelters five six-over-six replacement windows and a paneled door. A one-room, gabled-wing with six-over-six replacement windows protrudes from the south elevation. A large gabled addition, which is three-bays wide, extends from the rear elevation and features six-over-six windows. An additional, one-room, gabled-wing with large multi-paned windows protrudes from the rear elevation towards the courtyard. Additional features include two, internal, square stuccoed chimneys. The house is covered with vinyl and sits on brick piers, which have been infilled with block.
11. Architectural Significance
a. Outstanding, b. Excellent, c. Notable, d. Commonplace
12. Map Showing Location of Property
13. Paragraph Briefly Summarizing Known History Of The Property.
The two-story home on Johnston Drive served as the home of a wealthy family. Larger, more elaborate homes were built on the prestigious streets in Pineville which included College, Polk, Main, and Gay (Johnston Drive).