079-0002

Bladensfield

VLR Listing Date

02/19/1980

NRHP Listing Date

10/31/1980

NRHP Delisting Date

03/19/2001

NRHP Reference Number

80004219

VLR Delisting Date

03/19/1997

An imposing colonial mansion, Bladensfield was built in the third quarter of the 18th century by Robert (“Councillor”) Carter, who in 1790 gave the place to his son-in-law John C. Peck. It was purchased in 1847 by the Rev. William N. Ward, whose descendants owned it when it burned in 1996.

Last Updated: June 2, 2023

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Abbreviations:
VLR: Virginia Landmarks Register
NPS: National Park Service
NRHP: National Register of Historic Places
NHL: National Historic Landmark

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