Alexandria, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
115 Prince Street
The original house on this site was built in 1783. It was destroyed in the great fire of January 18, 1827, which consumed 53 houses and numerous outbuildings in Old Town.
The current brick house was built in 1853-54 on the original foundation by Frederick Vaccari, a shipping master. The house was restored in 1996.
Location. 38° 48.196′ N, 77° 2.47′ W. Marker is in Alexandria, Virginia. Marker is on Prince Street west of South Union Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 115 Prince Street, Alexandria VA 22314, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Fairfax House (within shouting distance of this marker); Home of Elisha Cullen Dick (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Athenaeum (about 400 feet away); War of 1812 (about 400 feet away); John Fitzgerald (about 400 feet away); Green & Brother Furniture (about 400 feet away); The Port City (about 400 feet away); Home of George Gilpin 1740-1813 (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Alexandria.
Regarding 115 Prince Street. Wiki Travel says that
Also see . . . 115 Prince Street,. Virtual Home Visit by Sotheby's International. (Submitted on February 17, 2014, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.)
Categories. • Colonial Era • Man-Made Features •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 17, 2014, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page has been viewed 549 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on February 17, 2014, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.