Shadow Lawn (Chase City, Virginia)

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Shadow Lawn
Shadow Lawn in Chase City.jpg
Front of the house
Shadow Lawn (Chase City, Virginia) is located in Virginia
Shadow Lawn (Chase City, Virginia)
Shadow Lawn (Chase City, Virginia) is located in the US
Shadow Lawn (Chase City, Virginia)
Location 27 N. Main St., Chase City, Virginia
Coordinates 36°47′50″N 78°27′30″W / 36.79722°N 78.45833°W / 36.79722; -78.45833Coordinates: 36°47′50″N 78°27′30″W / 36.79722°N 78.45833°W / 36.79722; -78.45833
Area Less than 1 acre (0.40 ha)
Built c. 1834 (1834), 1869-1870
Architect Jacob W. Holt
Architectural style Italianate
NRHP reference # 82001824[1]
VLR # 186-5004
Significant dates
Added to NRHP October 19, 1982
Designated VLR December 15, 1981[2]

Shadow Lawn is a historic home located at Chase City, Mecklenburg County, Virginia. The original section dates to about 1834, with the main Italianate style front section designed by Jacob W. Holt and built in 1869-1870. The house is two stories tall and three bays wide with a cross gable roof. It has a traditional central-passage, double-pile plan.[3]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1982.[1]


  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 1981). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory/Nomination: Shadow Lawn" (PDF). Virginia Department of Historic Resources.  and Accompanying photo