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VIRGINIA - Bedford County

Avenel (added 1992 - - #92000003)
Also known as Burwell,William M.,House;DHR File No. 141-01
413 Avenel Ave. , Bedford (Independent City)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Greek Revival, Federal
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Ballard, John D., House (added 1997 - - #97001505)
Also known as Ballard--Worsham House;DHR file no.141-14;See also:Bedford H
525 Longwood Ave. , Bedford (Independent City)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: McLaoughlin & Johnson, Johnson, Stanhope S.
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Sport Facility

Bedford Historic District (added 1984 - - #84000031)
Also known as VHLC File No. 141-73
Roughly bounded by Longwood, Bedford, and Mountain Aves., Peaks, Oak, Grove, and Washington Sts. , Bedford (Independent City)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Greek Revival, Other, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture, Transportation, Industry
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Business, Manufacturing Facility, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Current Sub-function: Business, Manufacturing Facility, Professional, Single Dwelling

Bedford Historic Meetinghouse (added 1978 - - #78003182)
Also known as Methodist Meetinghouse;St. Philip's Episcopal Church
153 W. Main St. , Bedford (Independent City)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Religion
Period of Significance: 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Work In Progress
Current Sub-function: Organizational

Bellevue (added 1990 - - #89001917)
Also known as DHR 09-03
VA 643, 1 mi. E of Goode , Goode
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Federal
Historic Person: Holcombe,James Philomen
Significant Year: 1840, 1866, 1824
Area of Significance: Education, Politics/Government, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Funerary, Landscape
Historic Sub-function: Cemetery, Garden, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Funerary, Landscape
Current Sub-function: Cemetery, Garden, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Bellevue Rural Historic District (added 2005 - - #05001345)
Also known as Bellevue School for Boys
Bellevue Rd. , Forest
Historic Significance: Event, Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Federal, Colonial
Historic Person: Holcomb, James P.
Significant Year: 1790, 1832, 1904
Area of Significance: Education, Agriculture, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Education
Historic Sub-function: Animal Facility, Educational Related Housing, Hotel, Institutional Housing, Multiple Dwelling, School, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Animal Facility, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Big Otter Mill (added 1998 - - #98001314)
Also known as Forbes Mill;009-0152
VA 122 , Bedford
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Forbes, John, Forbes, Reed
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Architecture, Industry
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Specialty Store
Current Function: Work In Progress

Brook Hill Farm (added 1997 - - #97000489)
Also known as VDHR File no. 009-0318
0.75 mi. S of jct. of US 221 and VA 643 , Forest
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Webb, Mrs. Graham
Architectural Style: Queen Anne, Bungalow/Craftsman
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Animal Facility, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Animal Facility, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Burks--Guy--Hagen House (added 1985 - - #85003201)
520 Peaks St. , Bedford (Independent City)
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other
Historic Person: Burks,Martin P.
Significant Year: 1903, 1913, 1884
Area of Significance: Law, Landscape Architecture, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Cifax Rural Historic District (added 1992 - - #92000052)
Also known as DHR File No. 9-254
Jct. of VA 644 and VA 643 and surrounding valley area , Cifax
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Gillette,Charles F., Clark,Pendleton S.
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival, Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Agriculture, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Education, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Religious Structure, School, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Eldridge, Bowling, House (added 1993 - - #93000824)
Also known as Ridgecrest;VDHR File No. 41-81
1651 Fox Hill Rd. , Lynchburg
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Federal
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Work In Progress
Current Sub-function: Animal Facility

Elk Hill (added 1973 - - #73001996)
NW of Forest on VA 663 , Forest
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Federal
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Elks National Home (added 2008 - - #08000479)
Also known as VDHR File No. 141-0060
931 Ashland Ave. , Bedford (Independent City)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Clinton & Russell; Clark & Crowe, Ottenheimer Stern & Reichert
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival, Other
Area of Significance: Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Animal Facility, Garden, Multiple Dwelling, Outdoor Recreation, Secondary Structure, Theater, Work Of Art (Sculpture, Carving, Rock Art)
Current Function: Domestic, Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Garden, Multiple Dwelling, Natural Feature, Outdoor Recreation, Secondary Structure, Theater, Work Of Art (Sculpture, Carving, Rock Art)

Fancy Farm (added 1972 - - #72001384)
On VA 43, N of jct. with VA 682 , Bedford
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other, Georgian
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Hope Dawn (added 1974 - - #74002106)
NW of Lynchburg off VA 761 , Lynchburg
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Federal
Historic Person: Davies,Dr. Howell
Significant Year: 1841, 1827
Area of Significance: Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Liberty Hall (added 2009 - - #09000613)
Also known as 009-0013
12000 E. Lynchburg Salem Turnpike , Forest
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Federal
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Locust Level (added 1990 - - #90001841)
Also known as VDHR Site No. 9-18
US 460 W of jct. with VA 695 , Montvale
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Greek Revival, Federal
Historic Person: Buford,Paschal G.
Significant Year: 1825
Area of Significance: Transportation, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Funerary
Historic Sub-function: Cemetery, Hotel, Processing, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Funerary
Current Sub-function: Cemetery, Single Dwelling

Mount Airy (added 1990 - - #90001823)
Also known as DHR File #09-221
Jct. of VA 630 and VA 631 , Leesville
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Federal
Historic Person: Leftwich,Colonel Thomas
Area of Significance: Military, Politics/Government, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Funerary
Historic Sub-function: Cemetery, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Funerary, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Cemetery, Single Dwelling

New London Academy (added 1972 - - #72001385)
Near jct. of VA 297 and VA 211 , Forest
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Education
Period of Significance: 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: School
Current Function: Education
Current Sub-function: School

New Prospect Church (added 2000 - - #00000312)
Also known as 009-5211
4445 Sheep Creek Rd. , Bedford
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Religion
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure
Current Function: Religion
Current Sub-function: Religious Structure

Old Rectory (added 1973 - - #73001998)
Also known as Rectory for St. Stephen's Episcopal Church
S of Perrowville on VA 663 , Perrowville
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Church Related Residence
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Olive Branch Missionary Baptist Church (added 2007 - - #07000392)
Also known as Olive Branch Baptist Church
5982 Joppa Mill Rd. , Moneta
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Black, Religion
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Funerary, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Cemetery, Religious Structure
Current Function: Funerary, Religion
Current Sub-function: Cemetery, Religious Structure

Otterburn (added 2001 - - #01000146)
Also known as DHR File No. 009-0024
Big Island Rd. , Bedford
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Classical Revival, Greek Revival
Historic Person: Donald, Benjamin Andrew
Significant Year: 1828, 1852, 1843
Area of Significance: Architecture, Politics/Government
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Landscape
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Garden, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Health Care, Landscape, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Garden, Sanatorium, Secondary Structure

Pleasant View (added 2006 - - #06001043)
Also known as VDHR 009-0207
5050 Bellevue Rd. , Forest
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Classical Revival, Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Funerary
Historic Sub-function: Cemetery, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Funerary
Current Sub-function: Cemetery, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Poplar Forest (added 1969 - - #69000223)
S of jct. of Rtes. 661 and 460 , Lynchburg
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Jefferson,Thomas
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Camp
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Rothsay (added 1992 - - #92001387)
Also known as VDHR File No. 09-65
US 221 N side, 2000 ft. E of jct. with VA 811 , Forest
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Burnap,George E., Heard & Cardwell
Architectural Style: Bungalow/Craftsman, Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Landscape, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Garden, Road-Related, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Landscape, Transportation
Current Sub-function: Garden, Road-Related, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Saint Stephen's Episcopal Church (added 1985 - - #85002766)
Also known as DHL File #09-29
VA 663 , Forest
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Religion, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure
Current Function: Religion
Current Sub-function: Church Related Residence, Religious Structure

Thomas Methodist Episcopal Chapel (added 2004 - - #04000844)
Also known as Thomas Chapel,Thomas Chapel United Methodist Church
VA 684, Penicks Mill Rd. , Thaxton
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Religion, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Three Otters (added 1970 - - #70000785)
W of jct. of Rte. 838 and VA 43 , Bedford
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Twin Oaks Farm (added 2001 - - #01000704)
Also known as 09-5201
VA 2 , Bedford County
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Gothic Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Agriculture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Processing, Single Dwelling, Storage
Current Function: Domestic, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Woodbourne (added 1973 - - #73001997)
NE of Forest off VA 609 , Forest
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Federal
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility




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