Charlotte-Mecklenburg Historic Landmarks Commission

Historic Griffin in Colonial Heights Neighborhood to be Preserved

September 17, 2020

Preserve Mecklenburg is working with Lutgert Companies, a developer planning to build luxury condominium homes in Eastover, to save “a griffin that adorns a vacant 1928 home” located on the site of the planned community. Dr. Dan Morrill spoke with The Charlotte Observer about the griffin’s history and why it is important that it be preserved. 

For more: “Developer to preserve ‘historically significant’ piece of Charlotte’s past

Image of the Historic Griffin from Preserve Mecklenburg