Redesdale (Richmond, Virginia)

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Redesdale
Redesdale (Richmond, Virginia) is located in Virginia
Redesdale (Richmond, Virginia)
Location 8603 River Rd., near Richmond, Virginia
Coordinates 37°34′09″N 77°33′48″W / 37.56917°N 77.56333°W / 37.56917; -77.56333Coordinates: 37°34′09″N 77°33′48″W / 37.56917°N 77.56333°W / 37.56917; -77.56333
Area 35 acres (14 ha)
Built 1925
Architect Bottomley, W.L.; Gillette, C.F., landscape
Architectural style Georgian Revival, Gothic Revival
Governing body Private
NRHP Reference # 08000071[1]
VLR # 043-0719
Significant dates
Added to NRHP February 21, 2008
Designated VLR December 15, 2007[2]

Redesdale in Henrico County, Virginia near Richmond, Virginia was built in 1925. It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2008. The listing included a 35-acre (14 ha) area with 4 contributing buildings, 3 contributing sites and 3 contributing structures.

According to its NRHP nomination, "Redesdale is one of the great Georgian Revival country houses of early twentieth century Virginia."[3]

It was designed by W. L. Bottomley / William Lawrence Bottomley, a society architect.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2009-03-13. 
  2. ^ "Virginia Landmarks Register". Virginia Department of Historic Resources. Retrieved 5 June 2013. 
  3. ^ a b J. Daniel Pezzoni (September 24, 2001). "National Register of Historic Places Registration: Redesdale". Virginia Historic Landmarks Commission. Retrieved 2010-05-06.  and Accompanying 4 photos at Virginia Historic Landmarks Commission, undated

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