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St. John's Episcopal Church

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1840, 1894. 505 Cedar Ln.
  • (Photograph by Matthew Aungst)

Although built in 1840, St. John's was dramatically transformed from its original Greek Revival idiom with the addition of transepts to the nave and Gothic details in 1894. The interior has big, energetic Gothic trusses. A small cemetery is attached. The parish house dates from 1933.

Writing Credits

Richard Guy Wilson et al.


What's Nearby


Richard Guy Wilson et al., "St. John's Episcopal Church", [Hopewell, 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, 479-479.

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