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Schoolfield Senior Apartments (Schoolfield School)

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Schoolfield School
1913, Charles G. Pettit Jr. 31 Baltimore Ave.

Education was also part of the mill's plans. An eight-room frame school constructed in 1905–1907 was soon overcrowded and this brick building, partially financed by the company, took its place. The former school has a prominently projecting central tower, deep eaves, and long banks of quadruple windows (a later addition on the right has banks of quintuple windows).

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Author: 
Anne Carter Lee
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Anne Carter Lee, "Schoolfield Senior Apartments (Schoolfield School)", [Danville, Virginia], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/VA-02-PI65.6.

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, 379-379.

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