Vauter's Church

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Vauter's Church
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Vauter's Episcopal Church
Vauter's Church is located in Virginia
Vauter's Church
Vauter's Church is located in the United States
Vauter's Church
Location1 mi. NW of Loretto on U.S. 17, Loretto, Virginia
Coordinates38°5′12″N 77°04′07″W / 38.08667°N 77.06861°W / 38.08667; -77.06861Coordinates: 38°5′12″N 77°04′07″W / 38.08667°N 77.06861°W / 38.08667; -77.06861
Area10 acres (4.0 ha)
Built1719 (1719), 1731
Architectural styleColonial
NRHP reference #72001391[1]
VLR #028-0042
Significant dates
Added to NRHPDecember 5, 1972
Designated VLRAugust 15, 1972[2]

Vauter's Church, also known as Vauter's Episcopal Church, is a historic Episcopal church located at Loretto, Essex County, Virginia. It was built in 1719, and is a one-story, "T" shaped brick building with a gable roof. The south wing was added in 1731. Vauter's is the upper Church of St. Anne's Parish.[3]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1972.[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. Archived from the original on 21 September 2013. Retrieved 5 June 2013.
  3. ^ Virginia Historic Landmarks Commission Staff (October 1975). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory/Nomination: Vauter's Church" (PDF). Virginia Department of Historic Resources. and Accompanying photo

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