Prestwould, June 2009
|Location||N of Clarksville, near Clarksville, Virginia|
|Area||46 acres (19 ha)|
|Architectural style||No Style Listed|
|NRHP Reference #||69000260|
|Added to NRHP||October 1, 1969|
|Designated NHL||July 31, 2003|
|Designated VLR||November 5, 1968|
Prestwould is a historic home near Clarksville, Virginia. It is the most intact and best documented plantation surviving in Southside Virginia. The home was built by Sir Peyton Skipwith VII, Baronet, who moved his family from his Elm Hill Plantation to Prestwould in 1797.
It is located on the north side of the Roanoke River, 1-mile (1.6 km) inland, approximately 6 miles (9.7 km) southwest of the intersection of Route 15 and Route 701, and approximately one mile north of Clarksville's city limits.
- Hudgins, Carter L., Edward Chappell, and John H. Sprinkle, Jr. (September 1, 2001). PDF (32 KB). National Park Service and PDF (32 KB)
- "Virginia Landmarks Register". Virginia Department of Historic Resources. Retrieved 5 June 2013.
- "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2007-01-23.
- "Prestwould". National Historic Landmark summary listing. National Park Service. Retrieved 2008-04-15.
- Staff, Virginia Historic Landmarks Commission, James W. Moody, Jr., Director (April 28, 1969). PDF (32 KB). National Park Service
- Prestwould, the house and touring information
- Prestwould, Mecklenburg County, one photo at Virginia DHR
- Prestwould Plantation, U.S. Route 15 vicinity, Clarksville vicinity, Mecklenburg County, VA: 4 photos, 23 drawings, 2 data pages, at Historic American Buildings Survey
- Scalamandre restoration work at Prestwould
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