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McIlwaine House

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c. 1816. 425 Cockade Alley

This two-story frame house with a one-story wing was moved to its present site from S. Market Street in 1973. The restrained late Federal exterior with its single-story porch and twin chimneys gives little hint of its delicate and elaborate interior decoration that is characteristic of Petersburg's finest Federal houses.

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Anne Carter Lee
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Anne Carter Lee, "McIlwaine House", [Petersburg, Virginia], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/VA-02-DW14.

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