Colonial Hotel (Wise, Virginia)

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Colonial Hotel
The Inn at Wise Courthouse.jpg
Colonial Hotel (Wise, Virginia) is located in Virginia
Colonial Hotel (Wise, Virginia)
Location Jct. of Main and Spring Sts., Wise, Virginia
Coordinates 36°58′39″N 82°34′51″W / 36.97750°N 82.58083°W / 36.97750; -82.58083Coordinates: 36°58′39″N 82°34′51″W / 36.97750°N 82.58083°W / 36.97750; -82.58083
Area less than one acre
Built 1910 (1910)
Architect Phipps, D.J.
Architectural style Colonial Revival
Governing body Private
NRHP Reference # 91000019[1]
VLR # 329-0002
Significant dates
Added to NRHP February 5, 1991
Designated VLR December 11, 1990[2]

Colonial Hotel, also known as Inn at Wise Courthouse, is a historic hotel building located in Wise, Wise County, Virginia. It was built in 1910, and is a 2 1/2-story, roughly "U"-shaped building with a hipped roof. It is constructed of brick, painted white, and is in the Colonial Revival style. It features an angled entrance sheltered by a pedimented colossal Ionic order portico with paired round columns flanked by paneled square columns.[3]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1991.[1]

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  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. ^ Gibson Worsham (May 1990). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory/Nomination: Colonial Hotel". Virginia Department of Historic Resources.  and Accompanying photo

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