Huguenot Memorial Chapel and Monument

The simple country Huguenot Memorial Chapel, erected in Powhatan County in 1895, was the fourth church to serve the Episcopal King William Parish. The parish was part of a tract […]

Isaac Spitler Homeplace

This complex of structures in Page County is the core of an early German farmstead reflecting the building traditions and cultural values of the Shenandoah Valley’s German settlers. Included in […]

Bragassa Toy Store

Opened in 1876, Lynchburg’s first toy and confectionery store was operated by the Bragassa family. The Bragassa Toy Store building is itself a little-altered example of the simple Italianate commercial […]


One of western Augusta County’s most ambitious Federal-period farmhouses, Intervale was built ca. 1819 for Jonathan Shirley. The exterior employs the plain I-house form, a house type generally associated with […]