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1826. VA 627, King and Queen Courthouse vicinity

Built by Dr. William Dew, this tall, five-bay, single-pile brick house and its outbuildings make an impressive statement along the road. Dew apparently had his office in the basement, which perhaps accounts for its height.

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Richard Guy Wilson et al.
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Richard Guy Wilson et al., "Providence", [Newtown, Virginia], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/VA-01-PE44.

Print Source

Buildings of Virginia: Tidewater and Piedmont, Richard Guy Wilson and contributors. New York: Oxford University Press, 2002, 348-348.

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