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Old Brick Presbyterian Church

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1837. Old Nottoway Rd. at Old Brick Ln.

Presbyterians and Episcopalians were the denominations most likely to favor the early phase of Gothic Revival as used here. Characterized by pointed-arched openings, the emerging style had not yet broken away from the traditional classical gable-end rectangular structure of earlier decades. Also indicative of this is the pediment with broken ends over the central entrance.

Writing Credits

Anne Carter Lee


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Anne Carter Lee, "Old Brick Presbyterian Church", [Crewe, Virginia], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—,

Print Source

Cover: Buildings of Virginia vol 2

Buildings of Virginia: Valley, Piedmont, Southside, and Southwest, Anne Carter Lee and contributors. Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 2015, 296-296.

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