Item Details

Monroe Hill

Perry, John M.; Ford, George Sidney
Format
Photographs; Online
Creator
Perry, John M.
Ford, George Sidney
Date Created
1788
Composition Era
18th Century
1780's
Type
building
Place
University of Virginia
Charlottesville (Va.)
Culture
American
Note
Thomas K. Fitzpatrick, Head of School of Architecture, Home c 1967--Wm M Thorton Home 1887-1935--Thos Randolph Price Home 1882-1887--Chas Scott Venable 1865-1876--Maj Edmund Broadus Home 1846-50--UVA Proctor Arthur S Brockenbrough Home, early 19th century--Capt John M Perry Home 1814-1817--John Nicholas Home 1805-1814--Jas Monroe Home 1790-1799--Main house east part probably built first as a 1 story hall-parlor. Had a Flemish Bond outbuilding to the northeast of the main house which was later incorporated into the expanded 2 story, 2 pile brick main house.--Lower Plantation
Originally 1 Story Brick, 1 Cell, wood Shingles, then 2 Story Brick, 2 Pile, Paired Column Portico, Hipped Roof, 5 Bay (not symmetrical), 2 Pile, Flemish Bond, 3 Course American Bond, 5 Course American Bond, Winter Kitchen, Transom with sidelights with Italianate door, 6 Panel Doors, 4 Panel Doors, 9/9, Splayed Window Openings, Blinds, Brick Arcades with Brick Dentil Cornice, Law Office, 12 Dormitories, 5 Course American Bond Brick Outbuilding, Had 1 Story Frame Kitchen w/Brick Nogging, 20'x28'
John M Perry, builder 1814--Geo Sidney Ford, remodeling late 19th century
Survey Data
Charlottesville's Historic Landmarks Study Surveys--Studies in Vernacular Architecture--Virginia Road Traces%Mutual Assurance Society Insurance Policy
Event
James Monroe acquires property--Law Office----Arcaded 12 Dorms Added
Contents
Digital Images : 5; Law office in center -- Main house -- Stair -- Plans -- Exterior.
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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