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Bruton Parish Church

Williamsburg, Virginia
County of Williamsburg (City).
Duke of Gloucester Street
National Register Number: 70000861
Resource type: Building.
Property type: Religious facility. The threat level was Satisfactory in
Certified Local Government: NO
This NHL offers public access.
Please contact the NHL directly for visitor information.
Current use/information: Active church.

Statement of Significance (as of designation - April 15, 1970):
Completed in 1715 (tower added in 1769), this is the earliest church in the British American colonies to reflect the infusion of English Renaissance style. It is cruciform in style, with a steep gable roof and circular windows in the end walls.

Currently, there are no threats to the landmark

The church has a progessive restoration and maintenance program.

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