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Garden Club of Virginia (KentValentine House)
This once-narrow stucco-covered brick town house was widened and reworked in the Colonial Revival style in 1910 to become an imposing presence on Franklin Street. Essentially, Noland and Baskervill doubled Rogers's original design and added a giant portico with four Ionic columns to the front. The original house had an iron veranda, which has been incorporated as railings in the new structure. A rear carriage house, converted to offices, sits like a folly on the beautifully maintained grounds. The interior combines Greek Revival and
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