Bon Air (Elkton, Virginia)
Front and western side
|Location||2477 Bear Lithia Rd., near Elkton, Virginia|
|Area||0.8 acres (0.32 ha)|
|Architectural style||Italianate, Greek Revival|
|NRHP reference #||07000399|
|Added to NRHP||May 2, 2007|
|Designated VLR||March 7, 2007|
Bon Air, also known as the Adam and Susan Bear House and Bear Lithia, is a historic home located near Elkton, Rockingham County, Virginia. It was built about 1870, and is a two-story, central-passage plan brick dwelling with Italianate and Greek Revival style decorative details. It has a metal-sheathed, hip-and-deck roof, a rear two story ell, front and back porches, and two one-story bay windows on the front facade. Also on the property is a contributing two-level meat house/storage building. The house stands next to Bear Lithia Springs, a boldly flowing water source acquired by the Bear family during the colonial period and commercially exploited in the late-19th and early-20th centuries.
- National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service.
- "Virginia Landmarks Register". Virginia Department of Historic Resources. Retrieved 5 June 2013.
- J. Daniel Pezzoni (December 2006). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory/Nomination: Bon Air" (PDF). Virginia Department of Historic Resources. and Accompanying six photo
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