Southern Albemarle Rural Historic District

Southern Albemarle Rural Historic District (HMFDJ)

Location: Charlottesville, VA 22902
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Country: United States of America
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N 37° 54.444', W 78° 32.566'

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Bounded by the James River to the south and the Rivanna River to the north, this nationally significant district encompasses 83,627 acres. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2007, it includes buildings influenced by Jefferson's Classical Revival ideals. The beauty of the Piedmont landscape is revealed in the panoramic vistas, farmlands, and vineyards. The district reflects the architectural and cultural influences of former residents Thomas Jefferson and James Monroe. The landscape remains predominantly agricultural with large farm complexes, historic villages, and an early transportation network of roads and waterways.
Marker NumberGA-46
Year Placed2009
Placed ByDepartment of Historic Resources
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, October 3rd, 2014 at 5:02pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 716025 N 4198387
Decimal Degrees37.90740000, -78.54276667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 54.444', W 78° 32.566'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 54' 26.64" N, 78° 32' 33.96" W
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Area Code(s)434
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 4591-4695 Scottsville Rd, Charlottesville VA 22902, US
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