1. Overview of Charlotte Architecture. Dr.
Tom Hanchett has written a comprehensive analysis of the evolution of the
built environment of Charlotte-Mecklenburg. Click below to read his
2. It is important to have some knowledge of the
basic elements of buildings. Click on the hyperlinks below to see
Types of Brick Bonds
Components of Stairs
Components of Walls
Patterns of Stone Work
g. Components of Floors
Log Construction Techniques
3. A Guide To House Styles.
Click here to review.
Rise of Colonial Revivalism
5. Landscape Architecture.
Click here to read Brian W. C. Sturm's
"The Evolution of Green Space."
6. The Historic Landmarks Commission is
especially interested in the post World War Two architecture of
The Modernist Manifesto Article/Preservation Magazine,
Click here to
read the contextual statement for Charlotte's post World War Two Built
to read the post World War Two structures that have been judged eligible for
the National Register of Historic Places.
Click here to read the Survey and Research
Report on the P. Connor and Harriet Lee House.
Click here to read the Survey and
Research Report on the Home Federal Savings and Loan Building.