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Tudor Place

Washington, District of Columbia
County of District of Columbia.
1644 31st Street, NW
National Register Number: 66000871
Resource type: Building.
Property type: Domestic - single dwelling. 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: House Museum.

Statement of Significance (as of designation - December 19, 1960):
Designed by Dr. William Thornton, architect of the Capitol, and completed 1816, the house is a highly rational and sophisticated example of early 19th century domestic architecture. For many years one of the centers of Georgetown society, guests at this fine early Federal house have included Robert E. Lee and the Marquis de Lafayette.

The Landmark received a Save America's Treasures matching grant of $100,000 in 2002 to address groundwater infiltration.

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