Item Details

Monticello 2

Jefferson, Thomas; Grigg, Milton L. (Milton LaTour); Johnson, Floyd E. (Floyd Elmer)
Format
Photographs; Online
Creator
Jefferson, Thomas
Grigg, Milton L. (Milton LaTour)
Johnson, Floyd E. (Floyd Elmer)
Date Created
1796-1809
Composition Era
18th Century
1790's
Type
building
Place
Rt 53, Carters Mountain
Carters Mountain (Va.)
Albemarle County (Va.)
Culture
American
Note
Dome patterned after Temple of Vesta in Rome--Opened to the public 1924
2 Story Brick, Tetrastyle Portico, Lunette in Tympanum, Dome w/Oculus, Figural Spaces, Flemish Bond, Queens Closers, Hipped Roof, Interesting Mantels, Graining, Bed Alcoves, Rusticated Wood Siding, 6 Panel Doors, Fanlight, Putlog Holes, Pitsaw Marks, Reciprocating Saw Marks, Bulls-eye Windows, Attic Windows, Skylights, Triple Hung Sash, 6/6/6, 6/6, 6 Pane Windows, Blinds, Center Passage not Through house, 3 Interior Toilets, Icehouse, Barn, Kitchen, Smokehouse, Stables, Slave Quarters, Nailery, Garden Pavilion, Cemetery, Gardens, Parterres, Ghost?
Thos Jefferson, Architect 1769-1809--Milton Grigg, Architect 1935--Floyd Johnson, Architect 1953-54
Survey Data
World Heritage List--National Historic Landmark--National Register of Historic Places--Virginia Landmarks Register--MD--Virginia Road Traces
Event
Thomas Jefferson Memorial Foundation formed
Contents
Digital Images : 11; Entry -- Exterior -- Exterior -- Exterior -- Exterior -- Exterior -- Exterior -- Plan -- Exterior sketch 1862 -- Exterior engraving -- Exterior sketch c1850.
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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