Potts Plantation

S of Davidson, SW of Cornelius, between NC 2693 and NC 115, Cornelius, North Carolina


National Register information 

Note: The following information comes from the NRHP database and has not been verified.
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on January 5, 1998
Reference number
Architectural styles
Federal; Victorian; Late 19th and 20th Century Revival: Colonial Revival
Areas of significance
Agriculture; Archeology; Archeology - Non-Aboriginal; Social History; Ethnic Heritage - European; Ethnic Heritage - Black
Level of significance
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; B - Person; C - Design/Construction; D - Information Potential
Property type
Historic functions
Single dwelling; Secondary structure; Processing; Storage; Agricultural fields; Cemetery
Current functions
Single dwelling; Secondary structure; Processing; Storage; Animal facility; Cemetery
Periods of significance
1750-1799; 1800-1824; 1825-1849; 1850-1874; 1875-1899; 1900-1924; 1925-1949
Significant years
1757; 1812; 1947
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 11
Contributing structures: 4
Contributing sites: 12
Non-contributing buildings: 9