Greenville (Raccoon's Ford, Virginia)

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Greenville
Greenville (Raccoon's Ford, Virginia) is located in Virginia
Greenville (Raccoon's Ford, Virginia)
Greenville (Raccoon's Ford, Virginia) is located in the US
Greenville (Raccoon's Ford, Virginia)
Location NE of Raccoon's Ford, near Raccoon's Ford, Virginia
Coordinates 38°22′24″N 77°55′11″W / 38.37333°N 77.91972°W / 38.37333; -77.91972Coordinates: 38°22′24″N 77°55′11″W / 38.37333°N 77.91972°W / 38.37333; -77.91972
Area 3.5 acres (1.4 ha)
Built 1847 (1847)
Architectural style Mid 19th Century Revival, Classical Revival
NRHP reference # 80004184[1]
VLR # 023-0009
Significant dates
Added to NRHP March 17, 1980
Designated VLR December 18, 1979[2]

Greenville is a historic plantation home located near Raccoon's Ford, Culpeper County, Virginia. Building of the property commenced in 1847 and was completed in 1854. It is a three-story, central-hall plan Classical Revival style brick dwelling. It measures 54 feet by 38 feet, 8 inches, and has a low pitched, "W"-shaped, ridge-and-valley roof. The front facade features a three-story portico with Tuscan order, stuccoed brick columns. Also on the property is a contributing outbuilding.[3]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1980.[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. ^ Virginia Historic Landmarks Commission Staff (December 1979). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory/Nomination: Greenville" (PDF). Virginia Department of Historic Resources.  and Accompanying photo