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Royal Oak Presbyterian Church

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1923, Clarence B. Kearfott. 139 W. Main St.

This large brick Gothic Revival church features a facade dominated by a three-stage square bell tower. A large pointed-arched, stained glass window on the tower's second level focuses attention on the facade and its double-arched entrance. Shallow brick and stone buttresses articulate the side walls, and its tall clerestory lined with small stained glass windows is unfortunately now clad in white vinyl siding.

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Author: 
Anne Carter Lee
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Anne Carter Lee, "Royal Oak Presbyterian Church", [Marion, Virginia], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/VA-02-SM6.

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, 459-459.

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