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Hottle-Grove House

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1901. 111 N. High St.
  • (Photograph by D Hughes)
  • (Photograph by D Hughes)
  • (Photograph by D Hughes)

Built for a professor, this two-story Queen Anne house has a pyramidal-roofed square tower, an elaborate bargeboard in the front gable, and a porch that wraps the projecting front bay with a spindle frieze. On the Murdock-Grandstaff House (1907; 213 Center Street), a more elaborate spindle frieze features knobs that form a series of ellipses.

Writing Credits

Anne Carter Lee


What's Nearby


Anne Carter Lee, "Hottle-Grove House", [Edinburg, 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, 73-73.

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