Powhatan Rural Historic District

The present acreage of the Powhatan Rural Historic District represents a significant reassemblage of the land holdings of Edward Thornton Tayloe, a member of the U.S. diplomatic service in the […]

White Plains

White Plains in King George County was built in 1786. This late-Georgian, early-Federal residence, with its restrained mid-20th-century Colonial Revival enhancements, is illustrative of three styles central to Virginia architectural […]


The 110 acres that comprise Millbank are located west of Port Conway in King George County, on the north bank of the Rappahannock River, and overlooking its confluence with Millbank […]


Built circa 1828, Rokeby is a Federal-style, two-story house of Flemish-bond red brick construction, with a one-story portico sheltering the arched front entrance. In addition to its architectural integrity, the […]

Ralph Bunche High School

The modest style and size of Ralph Bunche High School belie its importance to the civil rights struggle in Virginia and the U.S. Its construction in 1949 was the direct […]

Nanzattico Indian Town

In a field to the east of the Nanzatico plantation house is the site of a village occupied by the Nanzattico Indians. The village, which was established in prehistoric times, […]

Office Hall

The two picturesque outbuildings at this busy highway intersection in King George County are the remnants of the extensive 18th-century farmstead of Office Hall, that was the birthplace and childhood […]

St. Paul’s Episcopal Church

One of two remaining Virginia colonial churches with a true Greek Cross plan and two tiers of windows, St. Paul’s was constructed in 1766 and is the third church to […]

Woodlawn Historic and Archaeological District

The Woodlawn Historic and Archaeological District encompasses Woodlawn plantation, assembled in King George County in the early 18th century by Col. Thomas Turner. The earliest portion of the present house, […]

Emmanual Church

This tiny but visually engaging house of worship is part of Virginia’s small but important collection of Gothic Revival country churches. Completed in 1860 and attributed on stylistic basis to […]