Peyton Randolph House

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Peyton Randolph House
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Peyton Randolph House is located in Virginia
Peyton Randolph House
Location Corner of Nicholson and N. England Sts., Williamsburg, Virginia
Coordinates 37°16′19″N 76°42′0″W / 37.27194°N 76.70000°W / 37.27194; -76.70000Coordinates: 37°16′19″N 76°42′0″W / 37.27194°N 76.70000°W / 37.27194; -76.70000
Built 1715
Architect Unknown
Architectural style Georgian
Governing body Private
Part of Williamsburg Historic District (#66000925[1])
NRHP Reference # 70000863
VLR # 137-0032
Significant dates
Added to NRHP April 15, 1970[1]
Designated NHL April 15, 1970[3]
Designated VLR September 18, 1973[2]

Peyton Randolph House, also known as Randolph-Peachy House, is a home in Williamsburg, Virginia. It was the home of Peyton Randolph (1721–1775), first President of the Continental Congress. It is located within what is now known as Colonial Williamsburg.

It was declared a National Historic Landmark in 1970.[3][4]

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 19 March 2013. 
  3. ^ a b "Peyton Randolph House". National Historic Landmark summary listing. National Park Service. Retrieved 2008-04-20. 
  4. ^ James Dillon (October 23, 1974). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory-Nomination: Peyton Randolph House; Randolph-Peachy House" (pdf). National Park Service.  and Accompanying three photos, exterior, from 1972 PDF (32 KB)

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