Barrett–Chumney House

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Barrett–Chumney House
Barrett-Chumney House.jpg
Front of the house
Barrett–Chumney House is located in Virginia
Barrett–Chumney House
Barrett–Chumney House is located in the US
Barrett–Chumney House
Location 2400 Richmond Rd., near Mannboro, Virginia
Coordinates 37°14′14″N 77°50′23″W / 37.23722°N 77.83972°W / 37.23722; -77.83972Coordinates: 37°14′14″N 77°50′23″W / 37.23722°N 77.83972°W / 37.23722; -77.83972
Area 13.4 acres (5.4 ha)
Built c. 1823 (1823), c. 1859
Architectural style Federal, Greek Revival
NRHP reference # 11000832[1]
VLR # 004-5017
Significant dates
Added to NRHP November 18, 2011
Designated VLR September 22, 2011[2]

Barrett–Chumney House is a historic plantation house located near Amelia Courthouse, Amelia County, Virginia. It was largely built about 1823, and is a two-story, five bay, frame central-hall building with weatherboarded exterior and hipped standing-seam metal roof. It is a Federal-style I-house with a notable Federal-style door surround. The house was remodeled in about 1859, with the addition of Greek Revival elements. Also on the property are a contributing tobacco barn, two sheds, and a carriage house/garage.[3]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 2011.[1]


  1. ^ a b "National Register of Historic Places Listings". Weekly List of Actions Taken on Properties: 11/14/11 through 11/18/11. National Park Service. 2011-11-25. 
  2. ^ "Virginia Landmarks Register". Virginia Department of Historic Resources. Retrieved 2013-05-12. 
  3. ^ David A. Brown and Thane H. Harpole (June 2011). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory/Nomination: Barrett–Chumney House" (PDF).  and Accompanying four photos