Redfield (Oak Level, Virginia)

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Redfield
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Redfield (Oak Level, Virginia) is located in Virginia
Redfield (Oak Level, Virginia)
Redfield (Oak Level, Virginia) is located in the US
Redfield (Oak Level, Virginia)
Location 3 mi. SE of Oak Level on VA 683, near Oak Level, Virginia
Coordinates 36°42′03″N 79°04′41″W / 36.70083°N 79.07806°W / 36.70083; -79.07806Coordinates: 36°42′03″N 79°04′41″W / 36.70083°N 79.07806°W / 36.70083; -79.07806
Area 38 acres (15 ha)
Built 1855 (1855)
Architectural style Classical Villa
NRHP reference # 78003020[1]
VLR # 041-0047
Significant dates
Added to NRHP September 20, 1978
Designated VLR July 18, 1978[2]

Redfield is a historic home located near Oak Level, Halifax County, Virginia. It was built in 1855–1857, and is a two-story, four bay, central hall plan, hipped roofed brick dwelling in the Classical Villa style. The main block is flanked by one-story brick wings. The front facade features a two-story pavilion with a flat-roof portico supported by square brick piers which flank paired Grecian-Doric columns and set on a stone podium.[3]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1978.[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 (June 1978). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory/Nomination: Redfield" (PDF). Virginia Department of Historic Resources.  and Accompanying photo