Glenwood (NRIS 100001512)

Address: 7040 Philpott Rd., South Boston, Virginia. County/parish: Halifax.

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

Also known as:

  • DHR Site No. 041-5201

From Wikipedia:

Glenwood (South Boston, Virginia)
Glenwood is a historic plantation estate located at 7040 Philpott Road (United States Route 58) southwest of South Boston, Halifax County, Virginia. The main house was completed about 1861, and is a distinctive combination of mid-19th century architectural styles. The main house is a two-story wood frame structure, with a hip roof. The cornice has Italianate brackets, and the main entrance is framed by sidelights and a transom window with Gothic tracery. The interior features an fine Gothic staircase. Attached to the rear of the house by a hyphen is an earlier 19th-century log house.The property was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2017. (read more...)

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