House in the Horseshoe State Historic Site

House in the Horseshoe State Historic Site


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  • Hours - Open Tuesday - Saturday 9 am-5 pm. Closed most major holidays.


  • 288 Alston House Rd.

    Sanford,   NC   27330


Circa 1772 house was the scene of a Whig/Tory conflict during the American Revolution, and some of the bullet holes are still visible. Also the home of four-term North Carolina governor and prominent statesman Benjamin Williams from 1798 to 1814.

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288 Alston House Rd.
Sanford NC 27330


Latitude: 35° 28' 4.44" / Longitude: -79° 22' 55.5594"

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