Holly Gate

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Holly Gate
Holly Gate is located in North Carolina
Holly Gate
Holly Gate is located in the United States
Holly Gate
LocationNC 61, Whitsett, North Carolina
Coordinates36°4′18″N 79°33′50″W / 36.07167°N 79.56389°W / 36.07167; -79.56389Coordinates: 36°4′18″N 79°33′50″W / 36.07167°N 79.56389°W / 36.07167; -79.56389
Area4 acres (1.6 ha)
Built1908 (1908)-1910
Architectural styleColonial Revival, Queen Anne
NRHP reference #80002840[1]
Added to NRHPSeptember 22, 1980

Holly Gate, also known as J.H. Joyner House, is a historic home located at Whitsett, Guilford County, North Carolina. It was built in 1908-1910, and is a 2 1/2-story, transitional Queen Anne / Colonial Revival style frame dwelling. It has a tall hipped roof, three high chimneys, and a wraparound porch. It was built by James Henry Joyner, a professor at the Whitsett Institute.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1980.[1] It is located in the Whitsett Historic District.


  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service.
  2. ^ Keith N. Morgan and Jerry Cashion (May 1980). "Holly Gate" (pdf). National Register of Historic Places - Nomination and Inventory. North Carolina State Historic Preservation Office. Retrieved 2014-11-01.