Belleview (Ridgeway, Virginia)

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Belleview
Belleview Historic Marker Henry County Virginia.JPG
Belleview Historic Marker, April 2010
Belleview (Ridgeway, Virginia) is located in Virginia
Belleview (Ridgeway, Virginia)
Belleview (Ridgeway, Virginia) is located in the US
Belleview (Ridgeway, Virginia)
Location S of VA 641, Ridgeway, Virginia
Coordinates 36°36′23″N 79°53′16″W / 36.60639°N 79.88778°W / 36.60639; -79.88778Coordinates: 36°36′23″N 79°53′16″W / 36.60639°N 79.88778°W / 36.60639; -79.88778
Area 40 acres (16 ha)
Built 1783 (1783)
NRHP reference # 74002129[1]
VLR # 044-0002
Significant dates
Added to NRHP June 10, 1974
Designated VLR May 21, 1974[2]

Belleview is a historic plantation house located near Ridgeway, Henry County, Virginia. It was built about 1783, and is a two-story, five bay, frame dwelling with a gable roof. It has an original two-story ell and a sun porch and one-story wing added in the mid-1950s. The front facade features a two-tier portico supported by slender Greek Ionic order columns.[3]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1974.[1]

Last reunion of the descendants of Major John Redd, June 1931, Belleview Plantation, Henry County, Virginia

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. ^ Virginia Historic Landmarks Commission staff (April 1974). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory/Nomination: Belleview" (PDF). Virginia Department of Historic Resources.  and Accompanying photo