Carter Hill (Lebanon, Virginia)

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Carter Hill
Carter Hill (Lebanon, Virginia) is located in Virginia
Carter Hill (Lebanon, Virginia)
Location Fincastle Rd., near Lebanon, Virginia
Coordinates 36°50′26″N 82°14′16″W / 36.84056°N 82.23778°W / 36.84056; -82.23778Coordinates: 36°50′26″N 82°14′16″W / 36.84056°N 82.23778°W / 36.84056; -82.23778
Area 246.2 acres (99.6 ha)
Built 1921 (1921)-1922
Built by Musser, W.H. & Son
Architectural style Colonial Revival
Governing body Private
NRHP Reference # 00000023[1]
VLR # 083-5012
Significant dates
Added to NRHP January 28, 2000
Designated VLR December 1, 1999[2]

Carter Hill is a historic home located near Lebanon, Russell County, Virginia. It was built in 1921-1922, and is a tall two-story, brick sheathed frame Colonial Revival style dwelling. It has a side gable roof with green-glazed terra cotta tiles and pedimented and hipped dormer windows. It also has a projecting temple-fronted center bay, a hipped ell and several rear shed wings. The front facade features a two-story pedimented portico supported by monumental cast iron columns with fluted shafts and Ionic order capitals. Also on the property is a contributing family cemetery.[3]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2000.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2010-07-09. 
  2. ^ "Virginia Landmarks Register". Virginia Department of Historic Resources. Retrieved 5 June 2013. 
  3. ^ Leslie K. Giles (July 1999). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory/Nomination: Carter Hill". Virginia Department of Historic Resources.  and Accompanying photo