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Founder's Hall, Virginia Commonwealth University (Saunders House)

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Saunders House
1883–1885. 827 W. Franklin St.

Nominally Second Empire in style, this house has a complex facade that also incorporates Gothic Revival elements. Note the three dissimilar dormers in the mansard roof and the cast iron porch.

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Author: 
Richard Guy Wilson et al.
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Richard Guy Wilson et al., "Founder's Hall, Virginia Commonwealth University (Saunders House)", [Richmond, Virginia], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/VA-01-RI259.

Print Source

Buildings of Virginia: Tidewater and Piedmont, Richard Guy Wilson and contributors. New York: Oxford University Press, 2002, 246-246.

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