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Christ Church, Alexandria

Alexandria (Independent City), Virginia
County of Alexandria.
118 North Washingtion Street
National Register Number: 70000899
Resource type: Building.
Property type: Religious facility. The threat level was Satisfactory in
2008.
Certified Local Government: YES
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Current use/information: Active Church.

Statement of Significance (as of designation - April 15, 1970):
Completed in 1773, this is a little-altered, continuously used late Georgian brick church. The east wall is highlighted by a 2-tier Palladian window. The interior wooden galleries were added about 1785.

Condition:
No threats, the church is kept in excellent condition.

The landmark received the City of Alexandria's Beautification Award for the churchyard.


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