Experience antebellum life in Mecklenburg County at the oldest standing store and connected house. This historic site is Mecklenburg County’s oldest standing store. Hugh Torance purchased property in 1779. The historic store was operated from 1805 to 1825 by Hugh Torance’s son. Experience the House & Store with a tour by contacting 704-875-3271 or stop by on the 3rd Sunday of each month, May – October. The landmark is located at:
8231 Gilead Road Huntersville, NC 28078.
Visit the Charlotte Mecklenburg Historic Landmarks Commission for more information.