P. D. Gwaltney, Jr., House

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P. D. Gwaltney, Jr., House
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P. D. Gwaltney, Jr., House, June 2010
P. D. Gwaltney, Jr., House is located in Virginia
P. D. Gwaltney, Jr., House
Location 304 Church St., Smithfield, Virginia
Coordinates 36°58′53″N 76°37′42″W / 36.98139°N 76.62833°W / 36.98139; -76.62833Coordinates: 36°58′53″N 76°37′42″W / 36.98139°N 76.62833°W / 36.98139; -76.62833
Area 0.5 acres (0.20 ha)
Built 1900 (1900)
Architectural style Queen Anne
Governing body Private
NRHP Reference # 99000075[1]
VLR # 300-0054
Significant dates
Added to NRHP January 27, 1999
Designated VLR December 10, 1998[2]

P. D. Gwaltney, Jr., House is a historic home located at Smithfield, Isle of Wight County, Virginia. The house was built about 1900, and is a two-story, rectangular, Queen Anne style frame dwelling with three porches. It features an elaborate profile punctuated by a corner turret, projecting bays, and a complex roof form. It was the primary residence of Pembroke Decauter Gwaltney, Jr., of the Gwaltney meat empire.[3]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1999.[1] It is located in the Smithfield Historic District.

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. ^ Lisa Marie Tucker (June 1998). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory/Nomination: P. D. Gwaltney, Jr., House". Virginia Department of Historic Resources.  and Accompanying photo