Shell Castle

W of Enfield on NC 481
Enfield, North Carolina

Historic Document

Shell Castle is located in Halifax County, North Carolina certified as a historic location on Wednesday April 11, 1973. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Domestic, more specifically a Single Dwelling, Secondary Structure. Shell Castle was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Architecture.

Shell Castle Information

Ownership Type: Private
Type of Resource: Building
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1802
Level of Governmental Significance: State
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Shell Castle Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 1600
Number of historically contributing buildings: 1
Number of historically contributing sites: 0
Number of historically contributing structures: 0
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 4
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Enfield Historic Locations Halifax County Historic Locations North Carolina Historic Locations