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Church Hill (C. G. Ekerts Building)

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C. G. Ekerts Building
c. 1875. 316 W. Broad St.

This pristine example of a two-story Italianate commercial building has a wooden storefront on the first floor, a unique survivor. The ornate front consists of four arches separated by pilasters and decorative trim.

Writing Credits

Richard Guy Wilson et al.


What's Nearby


Richard Guy Wilson et al., "Church Hill (C. G. Ekerts Building)", [Richmond, 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, 231-231.

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