Three Hills

Located on a hill at the outskirts of the Bath County village of Warm Springs, the estate known as Three Hills was built in 1913 by author Mary Johnston as […]


Westbourne, originally called Pinehurst, was built in 1919 for Abram L. McClellan, a wealthy businessman and real estate developer, as the focal point of his Hampton Gardens subdivision. W. Duncan […]

Monroe Ward Historic District

The Monroe Ward Historic District is a historic, mixed-use neighborhood located in downtown Richmond. Its architectural fabric presents a variety of periods, styles, building types, and uses that illustrate the […]

Jubal A. Early Homeplace

The Jubal A. Early Homeplace is located in the Blue Ridge foothills of northern Franklin County. The house is associated with Jubal Early (1816-1894), a leading general of the Confederacy […]

Hamner House

The Hamner House is culturally significant as the boyhood home of Earl Hamner, Jr., novelist and creator of the popular 1970s television series “The Waltons.” His childhood experiences in and […]

John Fox, Jr., House

John Fox, Jr., novelist of the mountaineers’ struggle to cope with the mining era and a more modern lifestyle, lived and wrote in this home in the Wise County town […]

June Tolliver House

The modified Queen Anne-style June Tolliver House, typical of Southwest Virginia’s late 19th-century boom architecture, was the residence of June Morris during the time of her schooling at the Wise […]

New Market Historic District

New Market in Shenandoah County, originally called Cross Roads, is one of western Virginia’s best-preserved historic linear towns. The site was selected by John Sevier, later governor of Tennessee, who […]

Shockoe Valley and Tobacco Row Historic District

Named for the creek that served as the western boundary of Richmond’s original settlement and for the row of tobacco warehouses and factories that constitute its industrial quarter, the Shockoe […]

Hancock-Wirt-Caskie House

Benjamin Henry Latrobe’s designs for Richmond houses with demi-octagonal bays provided the prototype for Michael Hancock’s 1809 dwelling, a surviving example of the many elegant Federal houses that once graced […]