Airville

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Airville
AIRVILLE, GLOUCESTER, GLOUCESTER COUNTY, VA.jpg
Airville is located in Virginia
Airville
Airville is located in the US
Airville
Location VA 629 S of jct. with VA 626, near Gloucester, Virginia
Coordinates 37°23′12″N 76°30′15″W / 37.38667°N 76.50417°W / 37.38667; -76.50417Coordinates: 37°23′12″N 76°30′15″W / 37.38667°N 76.50417°W / 37.38667; -76.50417
Area 45.4 acres (18.4 ha)
Built by Longest, James; Stone,C.F.
Architectural style Greek Revival, Federal
NRHP reference # 90001824[1]
VLR # 036-0003
Significant dates
Added to NRHP December 6, 1990
Designated VLR October 16, 1990[2]

Airville is a historic home located near Gloucester, Gloucester County, Virginia. It consists of two sections. The earliest section dates to the last half of the 18th century, and has a central-passage plan and gambrel roof. The second section is a three-story, frame addition dated to the late-1830s. It features a Greek Revival style front porch with fluted-Ionic order columns. Also on the property are the contributing dairy, smokehouse, office, lumber house, and icehouse.[3]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1990.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ "Virginia Landmarks Register". Virginia Department of Historic Resources. Retrieved 5 June 2013. 
  3. ^ Nancy Carter Crump (August 1990). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory/Nomination: Airville" (PDF). Virginia Department of Historic Resources.  and Accompanying photo