Brook Hall (Virginia)

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Brook Hall
BROOK HALL, GLADE SPRING, WASHINGTON COUNTY, VA.jpg
Brook Hall (Virginia) is located in Virginia
Brook Hall (Virginia)
Brook Hall (Virginia) is located in the US
Brook Hall (Virginia)
Location 13160 Byars Ln., Glade Spring, Virginia
Coordinates 36°45′42″N 81°48′10″W / 36.76167°N 81.80278°W / 36.76167; -81.80278Coordinates: 36°45′42″N 81°48′10″W / 36.76167°N 81.80278°W / 36.76167; -81.80278
Area 15.7 acres (6.4 ha)
Built 1830 (1830)
Architectural style Federal
NRHP reference # 97000490[1]
VLR # 095-0004
Significant dates
Added to NRHP June 5, 1997
Designated VLR March 19, 1997[2]

Brook Hall is a historic home located at Glade Spring, Washington County, Virginia. It was built about 1830, and is a large two-story, five bay, "T" plan, Federal style brick dwelling. The house has a four-bay, two-story brick wing. The interior retains spectacular carved woodwork as well as very early, possibly original, paint on woodgrained doors and marbled mantels and baseboards. Also on the property is a contributing spring house.[3]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1997.[1]

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. ^ Willlam T. Frazier and Lisa Marie Tucker (January 1997). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory/Nomination: Brook Hall" (PDF). Virginia Department of Historic Resources.  and Accompanying photo