Boyd's Tavern (Mecklenburg County, Virginia)

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Boyd's Tavern
Boyd Tavern in Boydton Virginia.JPG
Boyd's Tavern (Mecklenburg County, Virginia) is located in Virginia
Boyd's Tavern (Mecklenburg County, Virginia)
Boyd's Tavern (Mecklenburg County, Virginia) is located in the US
Boyd's Tavern (Mecklenburg County, Virginia)
Location Washington St., Boydton, Virginia
Coordinates 36°40′3″N 78°23′18″W / 36.66750°N 78.38833°W / 36.66750; -78.38833Coordinates: 36°40′3″N 78°23′18″W / 36.66750°N 78.38833°W / 36.66750; -78.38833
Area less than one acre
Built c. 1800 (1800)
Built by Holt, Jacob
NRHP reference # 76002113[1]
VLR # 173-0001
Significant dates
Added to NRHP September 29, 1976
Designated VLR February 17, 1976[2]

Boyd's Tavern, also known as Boyd Tavern, Exchange Hotel, and Boydton Hotel, is a historic inn and tavern located at Boydton, Mecklenburg County, Virginia. It is a rambling two-story, frame structure built in at least three stages during the 19th century. The earliest section is the central section and it dates to about 1800. The front facade features a full-length two-story porch with sawn-work decoration.[3]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1976.[1] It is located in the Boydton Historic District.

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  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 (October 1975). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory/Nomination: Boyd's Tavern" (PDF). Virginia Department of Historic Resources.  and Accompanying photo

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