Old Hampton Store & Barbeque
- Historical Landmark
87 Ruffin Street Gallery is located next to the 1921 Old Hampton General Store and Barbeque on Highway 221 in Linville North Carolina. The gallery features the work of local and regional folk artists, potters, figural wood carvers, glass artists and painters. The gallery also carries beautiful furniture handcrafted by local artists from local woods. 87 Ruffin Street is housed in the original 1921 Hampton Residence and joins the adjacent barn. Also visit Ruffin Street Trading Co. for an original mix of antiques, primitives, salvaged and re-purposed items. Its located in the original packhouse, just down the brick path behind the gallery. Three open-air studios join the courtyard, providing work space for local and visiting artists. Whether you are looking for original artwork or pottery for your home, or out shopping for a gift, 87 Ruffin Street Gallery is the perfect destination.