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Fair Mount - Winchester, Virginia
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member deano1943
N 39° 11.345 W 078° 10.076
17S E 744599 N 4341581
Quick Description: Fairmont is located at 311 Fairmont Avenue in the City of Winchester, Virginia.
Location: Virginia, United States
Date Posted: 10/24/2009 10:36:34 AM
Waymark Code: WM7GQ9
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Lat34North
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Long Description:
Fairmont is a two-story stuccoed stone dwelling located along the west side of Fairmont Avenue situated on a 2.3 acre track of land in the City of Winchester, Virginia.

Fairmont was constructed in 1809 by builder Lewis Barnett for Joseph Tidball, a local merchant. In 1929, the house was remoldeled in the Colonial Revival Style and also the construction of a garden and garage.

The present owner, Dr. and Mrs. W. Jackson Helm aquired the property in 1969. Dr. Helm is a retired physician in Winchester, and Mrs. Helm is a former Winchester mayor.

This property is also known as; DHR# 138-0042-0428.

NOTE: Due to private property good pictures are hard to get.

Information from: National Register of Historic Places Registration Form.
Street address:
311 Fairmont Avenue
Winchester, Virginia USA

County / Borough / Parish: City of Winchester, Virginia

Year listed: 2004

Historic (Areas of) Significance: Architecture / Engineering

Periods of significance: 1800-1824, 1825-1849, 1850-1874, 1875-1899, 1900-1924, 1925-1949

Historic function: Domestic, Single Dwelling

Current function: Domestic, Multiple Dwelling

Privately owned?: yes

Primary Web Site: [Web Link]

Secondary Website 1: [Web Link]

Season start / Season finish: Not listed

Hours of operation: Not listed

Secondary Website 2: Not listed

National Historic Landmark Link: Not listed

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