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Virginia Department of Historic Resources

127-6514 Kent Road Village

Kent Road Village
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For additional information, read the Nomination Form PDF

NRHP Listing Date 08/18/2011

NPS property number 11000549

In Richmond, Kent Road Village is an example of a garden apartment complex built with Federal Housing Authority financing during World War II. When completed in the spring of 1943, the Kent Road Village’s 88 apartment units provided urgently needed accommodations for Richmond residents facing an acute wartime housing shortage.


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

Updated April 4, 2018