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Church Hill in Richmond, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

210 N. 28th Street

c. 1905

 

— Historic Richmond Foundation —

 
210 N. 28th Street Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, May 8, 2020
1. 210 N. 28th Street Marker
Inscription.  This brick Queen Anne double house was built in 1905. It features a bow projection topped by a domical turret. The well-preserved colored rosettes in the slate roof and the octagonal turret are also duplicated at #208. The first resident was Frank Armitage, foreman. Later residents included James E. Kennedy, who with his next door neighbor, David Kennedy, was employed at Baldwin & Brown Hardware, and George Winfree of the office of the Virginia Auditor of Public Accounts. This house is listed as a contributing structure to the St. John's Church Historic District on the Virginia Landmarks Register and the National Register of Historic Places.
 
Erected by The Church Hill Association.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: ArchitectureGovernment & PoliticsIndustry & Commerce.
 
Location. 37° 31.772′ N, 77° 24.999′ W. Marker is in Church Hill in Richmond, Virginia. Marker is on North 28th Street just north of East Grace Street, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map
210 N. 28th Street image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, May 8, 2020
2. 210 N. 28th Street
. Marker is at or near this postal address: 210 N 28th St, Richmond VA 23223, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 208 North 28th (here, next to this marker); 2715 E. Broad Street (within shouting distance of this marker); Gen'l Joseph E. Johnston (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); 2710 E. Franklin Street (about 500 feet away); 2708 E. Franklin Street (about 500 feet away); The Lewis Doughty House (about 500 feet away); 2610 East Franklin Street (about 600 feet away); The Pulliam House (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Church Hill.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 10, 2020. It was originally submitted on May 10, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 39 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 10, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.
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