attractions List of Thomas Jefferson Architecture

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List of Thomas Jefferson buildings, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Most, if not all prominent Thomas Jefferson architecture appears on this list, including houses, churches and other structures where applicable. This list contains information like what city the structure can be found in, and when it was first opened to the public. If you want to find out even more about these famous Thomas Jefferson buildings you can click on the building names to get additional information.

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Barboursville is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Thomas Jefferson Architecture
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Barboursville is the ruin of the mansion of James Barbour, located in Barboursville, Virginia. He was the former U.S. Senator, U.S. Secretary of War, and Virginia Governor. It is now within the property of Barboursville Vineyards. The house was designed by Thomas Jefferson, president of the United States and Barbour's friend and political ally. The ruin is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. ...more

City/Town: Virginia, USA

Opened: Jan 01 1822

Created By: Thomas Jefferson

Style: Palladian architecture


Charlotte County Courthouse

The Charlotte County Courthouse is a historic county courthouse complex located at Charlotte Court House, Charlotte County, Virginia. It was built in 1821–1823, and is a brick, temple-form structure, measuring approximately 45 feet wide and 71 feet deep. It features a tetrastyle Tuscan order portico with whitewashed stuccoed columns. It is based on plans supplied by Thomas Jefferson and is a prototype for numerous Roman Revival court buildings erected in Virginia in the 1830s and 1840s. Also on the property is a two-story, three-bay, brick office building used as a law office and a late Victorian Clerk's office, with a distinctive entrance tower and arched entrance. It was listed on the ...more

City/Town: Charlotte Court House, Virginia, USA

Architect: Thomas Jefferson

Created By: Thomas Jefferson

Style: Victorian architecture



Edgemont, also known as Cocke Farm, is a historic home located near Covesville, Albemarle County, Virginia. It was built about 1796, and is a one- to two-story, three bay, frame structure in the Jeffersonian style. It measures 50 feet by 50 feet, and sits on a stuccoed stone exposed basement. The house is topped by a hipped roof surmounted by four slender chimneys. The entrances feature pedimented Tuscan order portico that consists of Tuscan columns supporting a full entablature. Also on the property is a rubble stone garden outbuilding with a hipped roof. The house was restored in 1948 by Charlottesville architect Milton Grigg. Its design closely resembles Folly near Staunton, Virginia. It ...more

City/Town: Virginia, USA

Created By: Thomas Jefferson

Farmington is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Thomas Jefferson Architecture
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Farmington, an 18-acre historic site in Louisville, Kentucky, was once the center of a hemp plantation owned by John and Lucy Speed. The 14-room, Federal-style brick home was possibly based on a design by Thomas Jefferson and has several Jeffersonian architectural features. ...more

City/Town: Louisville, Kentucky, USA

Architect: Thomas Jefferson

Created By: Thomas Jefferson

Style: Federal architecture