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Sigma Phi Epsilon Fraternity (Henry Baskervill House)

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Henry Baskervill House
1912, Noland and Baskervill. 310 S. Boulevard (at Idlewood Ave.)

Baskervill, presumably with his partner William Noland, who did most of the firm's design work, created this handsome, expansive Mediterranean Revival house before speculative town houses and apartment buildings came to dominate the streetscape of the Boulevard. Constructed of brick with a stucco exterior, the house has a recessed five-bay loggia, an element that later provided a motif for the firm's public buildings.

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Richard Guy Wilson et al.
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Richard Guy Wilson et al., "Sigma Phi Epsilon Fraternity (Henry Baskervill House)", [Richmond, Virginia], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/VA-01-RI305.

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Buildings of Virginia: Tidewater and Piedmont, Richard Guy Wilson and contributors. New York: Oxford University Press, 2002, 262-262.

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