Cromer House

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Cromer House
Cromer House.JPG
Cromer House, October 2013
Cromer House is located in Virginia
Cromer House
Cromer House is located in the US
Cromer House
Location Off VA 787, 0.25 miles (0.40 km) east of VA 693, near Childress, Virginia
Coordinates 37°3′7″N 80°31′35″W / 37.05194°N 80.52639°W / 37.05194; -80.52639Coordinates: 37°3′7″N 80°31′35″W / 37.05194°N 80.52639°W / 37.05194; -80.52639
Area less than one acre
Built 1860 (1860)
Architectural style Rectangular single-pen plan
MPS Montgomery County MPS
NRHP reference # 89001893[1]
VLR # 060-0121
Significant dates
Added to NRHP November 13, 1989
Designated VLR June 20, 1989[2]

Cromer House, also known as Hogan Farm, is a historic home located near Childress, Montgomery County, Virginia. The farmhouse was built about 1860, and is a two-story, three-bay, rectangular single pen log structure. It features a massive brick chimney constructed of oversized bricks with pencilled mortar joints. It has a two-story, frame lean-to addition and a frame wing added in the 1930s. Also on the property is a contributing 19th century frame spring house.[3]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1989.[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. ^ Gibson Worsham (June 1988). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory/Nomination: Cromer House" (PDF). Virginia Department of Historic Resources.  and Accompanying photo