The Mansion at Fort Chiswell
Fort Chiswell Mansion
The Mansion at Fort Chiswell, January 2014.
|Location||325 Factory Outlet Drive, near Max Meadows, Fort Chiswell, Virginia|
|Area||75 acres (30 ha)|
|Built by||Thorn, Lorain; Johnson, James|
|Architectural style||Early Republic, Greek Revival, Roman Revival|
|NRHP Reference #||71000992|
|Added to NRHP||May 6, 1971|
|Designated VLR||March 2, 1971|
The Mansion at Fort Chiswell, also known as the McGavock Mansion and Fort Chiswell Mansion, is a historic home located at Fort Chiswell near Max Meadows, Wythe County, Virginia. It was constructed in 1839-1840, by Stephen and Joseph Cloyd McGavock, and is a two-story, Greek Revival style brick dwelling. The front facade features two-story diastyle portico composed of two provincial Greek Doric order columns supporting a pediment. It has a steep gable ends with slightly projecting end chimneys and one-story Italianate bracketed porches. It has a two-story rear ell with a frame gallery and an attached a one-story brick kitchen. It is a private residence, available for tours and events.
- "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2010-07-09.
- "Virginia Landmarks Register". Virginia Department of Historic Resources. Retrieved 5 June 2013.
- J.R. Fishburne and Calder Loth (February 1971). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory/Nomination: Fort Chiswell Mansion". Virginia Department of Historic Resources. and Accompanying photo
- The Mansion at Fort Chiswell website
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