South Plains Presbyterian Church, State Routes 22 & 648, Keswick, Albemarle County, VA
State Routes 22 & 648 vicinity, Keswick vicinity, VA
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Documentation compiled after 1933.
Survey number HABS VA-942
Unprocessed field note material exists for this structure (FN-281).
Building/structure dates: 1828 initial construction
Significance: South Plains Presbyterian Church, founded in 1819, is one of the oldest Presbyterian Churches in Albemarle County and the "mother" church to the First Presbyterian Church in Charlottesville. Originally a simple one room brick structure, the building design was altered in the early 1900's to incorporate Gothic features and the addition of a vestibule.
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)
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