Item Details

Morven 2

Thacker, Martin; Sill, Howard; Flanders, Annette Hoyt
Format
Photographs; Online
Creator
Thacker, Martin
Sill, Howard
Flanders, Annette Hoyt
Date Created
1821
Composition Era
19th Century
1820's
Type
building
Place
Rt 795, Simeon
Simeon (Va.)
Albemarle County (Va.)
Culture
American
Note
Highest house purchase in AC history = $8,500,000 by John Werner Kluge 1987--Charles A Stone Home 1926--Whitney Stone Home--Margaret Patterson Home--Iron Water Pump from Overton School--Mantel Details from Wm Pain--Thos Jefferson plan for Higginbotham in 1820 not realized
2 Story Brick, Paired Column Portico, Fanlight, 5 Bay, 2 Pile, Blinds, 6/6, Barred Cellar Windows, Rubbed Brick Cornice, Interesting Mantels, 6 Panel Door, 2 Leaf Door,Reciprocating Saw Marks, Flemish Bond, Queens Closers, Penciling, 3 Course American Bond, Smokehouse, Slave Quarters, Gardens; Kitchen: 1 Story Brick, 5 Course American Bond, 7 Course American Bond, 6/6, Oven, Recipro-cating Saw Marks, Pitsaw Marks, Ships Ladder, Mortise and Tenon Joinery, Pegged Joinery, Roman Numerals, Step Brick Cornice; Stone Cobblers Shop: Round Log JoistsOutdoor Sculpture by Maillol, Rodin, Marini, Abakanowicz, Graham, Manzu, Martini, Giacometti, Moore, Arneson
Martin Thacker, Builder 1821--Howard Sill, Architect 1926--Annette Hoyt Flanders, garden restoration 1930
Survey Data
National Register of Historic Places--Virginia Landmarks Register--Virginia Road Traces--Work Projects Administration
Event
Gardens Restored
Contents
Digital Images : 11; Fireplace in main house -- Stone outbuilding -- Outbuilding -- Main house -- Garden gate -- Outbuilding -- Outbuilding -- Field notes of main house -- Main house -- Main house1913 -- .
Credit
K. Edward Lay, Also published in The Architecture of Jefferson country: Charlottesville and Albemarle County, Virginia. 2000.
Collection
Art and Architecture
Architecture of Jefferson Country
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