Essential Architecture- the South

Carter's Grove

architect

 

location

James City County, VA.

date

1750-53

style

Georgian

construction

Brick

type

House
 
  a: plan, from Fiske Kimball, Domestic Architecture of the American Colonies and of the Early Republic (New York, 1922), fig. 47.
 
  b: general view, photo 1982, M. Brack.
 
  c: stairhall, photo 1962, R. C. Smith (U. Penn. slide coll.).
 
  d: northeast room, photo 1962, R. C. Smith (U. Penn. slide coll.).
 
  e: southeast room, photo 1962, R. C. Smith (U. Penn. slide coll.).
 
  f: cornice detail, southeast room, photo 1962, R. C. Smith (U. Penn. slide coll.).
 
  g: interior detail, entablature, photo 1962, R. C. Smith (U. Penn. slide coll.).
 

links

 

Society of Architectural Historians

Special thanks to the Society of Architectural Historians
for some of the images on this page (copyright SAH).
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