Twin Oaks Farm

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Twin Oaks Farm
TWIN OAKS FARM, BEDFORD COUNTY, VA.jpg
Twin Oaks Farm is located in Virginia
Twin Oaks Farm
Twin Oaks Farm is located in the US
Twin Oaks Farm
Location VA 2, Bedford County, Virginia
Coordinates 37°25′44″N 79°37′54″W / 37.42889°N 79.63167°W / 37.42889; -79.63167Coordinates: 37°25′44″N 79°37′54″W / 37.42889°N 79.63167°W / 37.42889; -79.63167
Area 158 acres (64 ha)
Built c. 1850 (1850)
Architectural style Gothic Revival
NRHP reference # 01000704[1]
VLR # 009-5273
Significant dates
Added to NRHP July 5, 2001
Designated VLR March 14, 2001[2]

Twin Oaks Farm is a historic home and farm located in Bedford County, Virginia. It was built about 1850, and is a rambling two-story frame and log farmhouse with Gothic Revival style decorative detailing. It features a frame wraparound porch on the south and west elevations. Also on the property are a contributing dingle dwelling (1930s), spring house (1850s), tenant house (1916), Apple Barn (1916), and chicken coop (1920s). The farm supported cannery production from 1909 to 1937.[3]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2001.[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 2013-05-12. 
  3. ^ Alison Stone Blanton and Anne Stuart Beckett (January 2001). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory/Nomination: Twin Oaks Farm" (PDF).  and Accompanying photo