Cedar Grove (NRIS 100001511)

Address: 1083 Blanes Mill Rd., Alton, Virginia. County/parish: Halifax.

Added to the National Register of Historic Places August 28, 2017.

Also known as:

  • Blane-Pace House
  • DHR ID# 041 -5391

From Wikipedia:

Cedar Grove (Halifax County, Virginia)
Cedar Grove is a historic farm property at 1083 Blanes Mill Road in rural southern Halifax County, Virginia, north of Alton. The farm's main house is a two-story frame structure, estimated to have been built about 1775 but also altered several times in the 19th century. Its interior has a combination of Federal and Greek Revival features, and the domestic outbuildings of the property include an office with Greek and Gothic Revival features, and a small family cemetery. The house is believed to be one of the oldest surviving buildings in the county.The property was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2017. (read more...)


  • Blane, Jacob, Sr.
  • Blane, John
  • Davies, John W.

National Park Service documentation: https://npgallery.nps.gov/AssetDetail/NRIS/100001511