Grayson-Gravely House

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Grayson-Gravely House
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Grayson-Gravely House, October 2013
Grayson-Gravely House is located in Virginia
Grayson-Gravely House
Grayson-Gravely House is located in the US
Grayson-Gravely House
Location VA 613 at Little River Bridge, near Graysontown, Virginia
Coordinates 37°2′36″N 80°33′46″W / 37.04333°N 80.56278°W / 37.04333; -80.56278Coordinates: 37°2′36″N 80°33′46″W / 37.04333°N 80.56278°W / 37.04333; -80.56278
Area less than one acre
Built 1891 (1891)
Architectural style Late Victorian
MPS Montgomery County MPS
NRHP reference # 89001813[1]
VLR # 060-0117
Significant dates
Added to NRHP November 13, 1989
Designated VLR June 20, 1989[2]

Grayson-Gravely House is a historic home located near Graysontown, Montgomery County, Virginia. The house was built in 1891, and is a two-story, three-bay, frame Victorian dwelling with a central passage plan. It has a standing seam metal gable roof. It has a three-bay porch supported by Doric order columns and a three stage tower with rooms on the first and third floors and a porch on the second, The porches feature a number of decorative elements including elaborate sawn balusters, a frieze with brackets, dentils, and tablets.[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: Grayson-Gravely House" (PDF). Virginia Department of Historic Resources.  and Accompanying photo