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The Origin of the Latta Plantation
beaded weatherboards, it has a low pyramidal roof crowned by a small wooden pinnacle. Dominating each gable end is a large single shoulder. Take a self-guided tour of the grounds and get a feel for what life was like on the Latta farm for the Sample family, who later purchased the farm in the early 1900s. The Latta House was built about 1800 by James Latta on land he bought in 1799 from Moses Hays. Latta then retired and turned his property into a cotton plantation consisting of 742 acres and 34 enslaved people. The overmantel is composed of three slender fluted pilasters separated by two rectangular flat panels. And has tall windows with molded architraves and sills, those at the first level containing nine-over-nine sash while those at the second have nine-over-six. 3, the house and its environs are currently used as a living history exhibit and museum dedicated to exhibiting the facets of daily life in the antebellum.
Historic Latta Plantation hosts a variety of living history events throughout the year, including battle reenactments, summer camps, and homeschool. Historic Latta Plantation is a circa 1800 cotton plantation and living history far m located within the Latta Nature Preserve in Huntersville,. Tours of the Latta.
Latta, then living in nearby Lincoln County, paid 600 for a 100-acre tract on the east side of the Catawba River, and it is believed that he had his plantation house constructed there shortly thereafter. He had three daughters who were educated at Salem Academy (then a boarding school for girls, now a women's college located in Old Salem in Winston-Salem, North Carolina and who became the mistresses of some of the finest plantations in the area. The overall mass of the house, the direction of the roof ridge, the location of the main cornice, the size of the windows, and the placement of the chimneys all would normally indicate the east side as the main facade instead of the narrow south. The molded shelf breaks over the pilasters forming their caps. The historic home and living history farm sits on the. At that time the Catawba Manufacturing and Electric Power Company was a wholly-owned subsidiary of Southern Power Company.