About Athol (Edenton, North Carolina)
Historic Architecture, Architecture, Interesting Places, Other Buildings And Structures
Athol, also known as Benbury Hall and Joshua Skinner House, is a historic plantation house located near Edenton, Chowan County, North Carolina. It was built about 1857, and is a 2 1⁄2-story, five bay, "T"-shaped Greek Revival style frame dwelling. The rear section of the house features two-tier porches on either side. The front facade features a full length two-tiered porch supported by Roman Ionic order columns.
It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1980.