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Hardgrove House

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1849. Later alterations and restoration. 2300 E. Grace St.

This substantial three-bay brick Greek Revival house with a low but powerful portico served for years as the state headquarters of the APVA. Originally a parapet at the cornice line made the house even more impressive. On the grounds are a one-story dependency that was used for tobacco processing experiments and a two-story slave dependency.

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Richard Guy Wilson et al.
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Richard Guy Wilson et al., "Hardgrove House", [Richmond, Virginia], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/VA-01-RI72.

Print Source

Buildings of Virginia: Tidewater and Piedmont, Richard Guy Wilson and contributors. New York: Oxford University Press, 2002, 199-199.

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