Roanoke Plantation

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Roanoke Plantation
Roanoke Plantation is located in Virginia
Roanoke Plantation
Location W of Saxe off VA 746, near Saxe, Virginia
Coordinates 36°54′45″N 78°42′50″W / 36.91250°N 78.71389°W / 36.91250; -78.71389Coordinates: 36°54′45″N 78°42′50″W / 36.91250°N 78.71389°W / 36.91250; -78.71389
Area 926 acres (375 ha)
Governing body Private
NRHP Reference # 73002002[1]
VLR # 019-0029
Significant dates
Added to NRHP April 11, 1973
Designated VLR September 19, 1972[2]

Roanoke Plantation is a historic plantation home located near Saxe, Charlotte County, Virginia. The property includes two cottages and a smokehouse. The first cottage is a simple one-story, three-bay structure with exterior-end brick chimneys. It has a steep gable roof. The second cottage is a two-room, gable-end-front frame structure. It was the home of U.S. Congressman and Senator John Randolph (1773–1833).[3]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1973.[1]

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. ^ Virginia Historic Landmarks Commission Staff (August 1972). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory/Nomination: Roanoke Plantation". Virginia Historic Landmarks Commission.  and Accompanying photo