Southwest Mountains Rural Historic District

Roughly bounded by I-64, VA 20, Orange Co. line and C & O RR tracks
Keswick, Virginia

Historic Document

Southwest Mountains Rural Historic District is located in Albemarle County, Virginia certified as a historic location on Thursday February 27, 1992. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Domestic, Religion, Transportation, Landscape, Agriculture/Subsistence, more specifically a Single Dwelling, Agricultural Fields, Church School, Road-Related, Forest. Southwest Mountains Rural Historic District was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Event, Architecture/Engineering, Person and its significance in Landscape Architecture, Transportation, Architecture, Agriculture.

Southwest Mountains Rural Historic District Information

Other Name: DHR File No. 02-1832;See Also:Castle Hill;Edgehill;Grace Chu
Ownership Type: Private
Type of Resource: District
Historically Significant Names Associated With This Location: Randolph,Thomas Mann et al.
Level of Governmental Significance: State
Architect, builder, or engineer: Strickland,William; Et al.
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Southwest Mountains Rural Historic District Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 319750
Number of historically contributing buildings: 854
Number of historically contributing sites: 73
Number of historically contributing structures: 30
Number of historically contributing objects: 1
Number of noncontributing buildings: 776
Number of noncontributing sites: 6
Number of noncontributing structures: 43
Number of noncontributing objects: 9
Related Sections:
Keswick Historic Locations Albemarle County Historic Locations Virginia Historic Locations