|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
Lawrence Presbyterian Church
2. Street Address, including City and Zip Code
Pineville, N.C. 28134
3. UTM of Property
4. Tax Parcel Number of Property
5. Owner of Property
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
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 Lawrence Presbyterian Church purchased a lot on Myers Lane from Mr. and Mrs. W.E. Younts in 1888. The original structure was replaced by the present building, and the chapel remained in service until 1974 when they merged with the Metropolitan Presbyterian Church in Charlotte. In 1975, the Church sold the edifice to Pineville native, Edward Davis, as he currently uses the structure as a furniture upholstery business.[i]
[i] Griffin, My Hometown. History of the Church was given by Edward Davis, Jr.