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West Avenue

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Although the structures on this short and narrow street were designed by a number of builders and architects, the streetscape is one of the most uniform in the Fan: two- and threestory town houses and row houses built with little or no setback. West Avenue is one of the most prestigious addressees in the Fan and has its own mayor.

Writing Credits

Richard Guy Wilson et al.


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Richard Guy Wilson et al., "West Avenue", [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, 251-251.

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