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Woodstock Christian Church

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1930, Mims, Speake and Company. 109 S. Muhlenberg St.
  • (Photograph by D Hughes)
  • (Photograph by D Hughes)

Woodstock Christian Church is reminiscent of medieval churches in Italy. The church is constructed of random-sized cut stone in various shades of gold and brown, which gives the walls an appealing ornamental quality. Massive stone buttresses support the walls. Highlighting the front gable is a rose window with Gothic tracery encircled by corbeled brick courses, and a low, projecting portico has a parapeted gable and pointed-arched doors. The small church lot is defined by a low stone wall topped with brick coping.

Writing Credits

Anne Carter Lee


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Anne Carter Lee, "Woodstock Christian Church", [Woodstock, 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, 70-70.

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