Chantilly in Fairfax County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1988 by Department of Conservation and Historic Resources. (Marker Number C-18.)
Location. 38° 54.45′ N, 77° 25.943′ W. Marker is in Chantilly, Virginia, in Fairfax County. Marker is on Sully Road (Virginia Route 28) near Lee - Jackson Memorial Highway (U.S. 50), on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is just north of the entrance to Sully Plantation. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3601 Sully Road, Chantilly VA 20151, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Sully Farms (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Clover Hill (approx. 0.6 miles away); Colonel John Singleton Mosby Salisbury Plain (approx. 1.3 miles away); McAtee's Tavern (approx. 1.4 miles away); Frying Pan Meeting House (approx. 2½ miles away); Civil War at Frying Pan Spring Meeting House (approx. 2½ miles away); a different marker also named Frying Pan Meeting House (approx. 2½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chantilly.
More about this marker. There is plenty of parking at the plantation and it now has its own exit, shared with the Air & Space Museum, off of Route 28.
Regarding Sully Plantation. There is a charge to tour the house and outbuildings, but the grounds, including picnic tables under trees, are available at no charge.
Also see . . . The Sully Farms. Official Sully Plantation page on the Fairfax County Park Authority site. (Submitted on March 31, 2006.)
Additional keywords. Potomac River
Categories. • Fraternal or Sororal Organizations • Notable Buildings • Notable Persons • War of 1812 •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 31, 2006, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. This page has been viewed 3,648 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on March 31, 2006, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio.