Item Details

Pen Park

Format
Photographs; Online
Date Created
1899
Type
building
Place
Rt 768 @ Rt 631, on Rivanna River
Charlottesville (Va.)
Culture
American
Note
Wayland Park--Dr Geo Gilmer (1742-1795), Jefferson's physician, and wife Lucy Walker Home--Wm Wirt, Biographer of Patrick Henry & Monroe's Attorney General of US, and wife Mildred Gilmer, eldest Daughter of Dr. Geo Gilmer, resided here in 18th century--John H Craven Home 1810--Wm Hotopp Home 1866
Frame I-House w/Center Gable + 1 Story Frame, H-Plan, Bulkhead, 2 Ramp Chimney, 5 Bay, Store, Vineyards
Survey Data
Mutual Assurance Society Insurance Policy
Event
Barn destroyed by lightning--Hotopp Wine Cellar burned--House burned--House razed
Contents
Digital Images : 1; 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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