Broughton Hospital Historic District

Roughly bounded by Broughton Hospital campus, NC 18, Bickett St., & Enola Rd.
Morganton, North Carolina

Historic Document

Broughton Hospital Historic District is located in Burke County, North Carolina certified as a historic location on Monday November 09, 1987. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Domestic, Health Care, Agriculture/Subsistence, more specifically a Single Dwelling, Agricultural Outbuildings, Hospital. Broughton Hospital Historic District was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Event, Architecture/Engineering, Person and its significance in Architecture, Social History.

Broughton Hospital Historic District Information

Other Name: Morganton MRA
Other Name: See Also:Western North Carolina Insane Asylum
Ownership Type: Private, State
Type of Resource: District
Historically Significant Names Associated With This Location: Murphy,Patrick Livingston
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1878, 1940
Level of Governmental Significance: State
Architect, builder, or engineer: Sloan,Samuel; Et al.
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Broughton Hospital Historic District Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 3370
Number of historically contributing buildings: 60
Number of historically contributing sites: 1
Number of historically contributing structures: 0
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 7
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 23
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Morganton Historic Locations Burke County Historic Locations North Carolina Historic Locations