Belvedere (West Virginia)

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Belvedere
Belvedere (West Virginia) is located in West Virginia
Belvedere (West Virginia)
Belvedere (West Virginia) is located in the US
Belvedere (West Virginia)
Location Jefferson County, West Virginia, USA
Nearest city Charles Town, West Virginia
Coordinates 39°17′5″N 77°50′43″W / 39.28472°N 77.84528°W / 39.28472; -77.84528Coordinates: 39°17′5″N 77°50′43″W / 39.28472°N 77.84528°W / 39.28472; -77.84528
Built 1807
Architect unknown
Architectural style Federal
NRHP Reference # 84003588
Added to NRHP January 12, 1984[1]

Belvedere, also known as Belvidere, was built near Charles Town, West Virginia by Magnus Tate II in 1807. The Federal style mansion is situated at the end of a tree-lined driveway and commands a sweeping view of the Blue Ridge Mountains.[2]

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  1. ^ National Park Service (2008-04-15). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ Michael J. Pauley and Paul D. Marshall (November 18, 1983). "National Register of Historic Places Nomination: Belvedere" (pdf). National Park Service.