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Carter's Grove

Williamsburg, Virginia
County of James City.
Southeast of intersection of U.S. 60 and Virginia 667
National Register Number: 69000249
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 - April 15, 1970):
Constructed 1750-1753, this is an excellent 5-part Georgian country house with a massive, 2-1/2 story rectangular main block, crowned by a hip roof. The interior woodwork is a fine example of work of the period.

Colonial WilliamsburgÂ’s large in-house maintenance staff has specialized skills in the preservation/maintenance of historic structures. Two full-time architectural conservators oversee the maintenance activities and conduct condition assessments and conservation treatments on the structures. Carter's Grove is currently closed for reevaluation of its interpretive program.

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