Built In 1767 , The Chowan County Courthouse Served As A Whig Center During The ...
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Description: Built in 1767 , the Chowan County Courthouse served as a Whig center during the Revolutionary War . It is the nations best preserved colonial courtroom and finest Georgian courthouse in the South . The beautiful paneled room upstairs has served as public meeting place , ballroom , and as a banquet hall when President Monroe visited Edenton in 1819 . A National Historic Landmark