Ghosts of Past Lives | “the Trent Road” (Jones County) This early 1800s home (dated by the double porch and full length square columns) was described to me as ‘The Humphrey House,’ though it wasn’t known if the Humphreys own the land or lived in it. It’s located along a former main thoroughfare between New Bern and Kinston which, in the Civil War days, was known the Trent Road. In December of 1862, Union troops marched down this road in great numbers (nearly 1
Pinner wrote..... An awesome site for old and abandoned places in North Carolina! Found this beautiful home in Glen Alpine, NC yesterday. After a little research, I found it was built in 1905 by a Dr. Hennessee who also used it as his office.
Incredible Abandoned Victorian House in Chester, NC
Incredible Abandoned Victorian House in Chester, NC Someone is keeping the grounds up. But, the house is empty, vines are growing inside, and the wood and detailing are all rotting away. Hopefully someone will restore this to its glory.