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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.

Writing Credits

Richard Guy Wilson et al.


What's Nearby


Richard Guy Wilson et al., "Providence", [Newtown, Virginia], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—,

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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