Rockfalls (NRIS 100000678)

Address: 7441 Rockfalls Dr., Richmond, Virginia. County/parish: Richmond.

Added to the National Register of Historic Places February 21, 2017.

Also known as:

  • DHR No. 127-7044

From Wikipedia:

Rockfalls (Richmond, Virginia)
Rockfalls is a historic house at 7441 Rockfalls Drive in Richmond, Virginia. Built in 1936-37, it is a locally prominent early example of International architecture, based on designs by Edward Durell Stone published in Collier's. Its exterior is primarily granite and glass, the former probably quarried from a site on the grounds. It exhibits classical International elements including a lack of adornment, emphasis on horizontality, and clean lines with some rounded surfaces.The house was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2017. (read more...)

Architects:

  • Stone, Edward Durell

National Park Service documentation: https://npgallery.nps.gov/AssetDetail/NRIS/100000678

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