Posted on 13 January 2015.
The mill house at 303 Delburg St., at the corner of Watson Street, was one of many on the street build in the early 20th century for mill workers.
By DAVID BORAKS
With redevelopment claiming old mill houses on Delburg Street at a rapid pace, one house got a reprieve Tuesday night. Davidson commissioners voted unanimously to designate as a historic landmark 303 Delburg St., which is described as one of a few remaining early 20th century houses associated with the town’s mill village past.
The vote clears the way for the Mecklenburg Historic Landmarks Commission to buy and renovate the building, said Stewart Gray, a Davidson resident and commission member. He told commissioners that the landmarks commission voted separately Monday to proceed with the purchase, pending the town board’s vote. Read the full story
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