Paeonian Springs Historic District

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Paeonian Springs Historic District
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Chanbourne
Paeonian Springs Historic District is located in Northern Virginia
Paeonian Springs Historic District
Paeonian Springs Historic District is located in Virginia
Paeonian Springs Historic District
Paeonian Springs Historic District is located in the US
Paeonian Springs Historic District
Location Area inc. parts of Berry Bramble Ln., Catoctin Ridge St., Charles Town Pike, Highland Circle, and Simpson Circle, Paeonian Springs, Virginia
Coordinates 39°8′52″N 77°37′8″W / 39.14778°N 77.61889°W / 39.14778; -77.61889Coordinates: 39°8′52″N 77°37′8″W / 39.14778°N 77.61889°W / 39.14778; -77.61889
Area 47 acres (19 ha)
Built 1890 (1890)
Architectural style Late Victorian, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals
NRHP reference # 06000352[1]
VLR # 053-5072
Significant dates
Added to NRHP May 1, 2006
Designated VLR March 8, 2006, September 9, 2008[2]

Paeonian Springs Historic District is a national historic district located at Paeonian Springs, Loudoun County, Virginia. It encompasses 58 contributing buildings, 1 contributing site, and 1 contributing structure in the village of Paeonian Springs. It is primarily residential, but also includes several former commercial buildings, two former boardinghouses, a former school and private academy, the former water bottling plant, as well as the former public springhouse and spring site. The majority of the dwellings range in date from about 1880 to 1910. Notable buildings include Chanbourne, Buckhill III, Vanderventer Inn, Shiflett House, and the former Spinks Mercantile (c. 1905).[3]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2006.[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. ^ Maral S. Kalbian and Margaret T. Peters (December 2005). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory/Nomination: Paeonian Springs Historic District" (PDF). Virginia Department of Historic Resources.  and Accompanying four photos and Accompanying map