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Dr. James Carmichael House and Office

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c. 1780, 1820. 307–309 Hanover St.

The five-bay wood-frame house, built first, follows the conventions of the colonial period with a hipped roof and entrance portico. Dr. Carmichael purchased the house in 1815 and a few years later erected the diminutive templeform brick office and store. The trim boards of the eaves of the store mimic the moldings of the house.

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Richard Guy Wilson et al.
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Richard Guy Wilson et al., "Dr. James Carmichael House and Office", [Fredericksburg, Virginia], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/VA-01-FR9.

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