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c. 1908, Albert F. Huntt. 2114–2116 Hanover Ave.

Another row of Georgian Revival town houses exhibits a different method of creating individuality. Huntt varied the brickwork, alternating between coursed and rusticated facades. Each of the houses has a strong entablature with brick panels, corner brackets, and modillions. Originally each building on this row had a onebay entrance porch. Only one porch survives; denuding houses by removing porches was fashionable in the Fan in the 1950s, 1960s, and 1970s.

Writing Credits

Richard Guy Wilson et al.


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Richard Guy Wilson et al., "Row Houses", [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, 252-252.

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