Brentmoor: The Spilman-Mosby House

Brentmoor: The Spilman-Mosby House (HM5Y)

Location: Warrenton, VA 20186 Fauquier County
Country: United States of America

N 38° 42.698', W 77° 47.46'

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This classic Italian Villa-style house was completed in 1861 for Fauquier County Judge Edward M. Spilman. James Keith, who later served as president of the Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals (1895-1916), acquired it in 1869. John Singleton Mosby purchased the dwelling in 1875. Mosby, a Confederate colonel, commanded the Partisan Rangers (43rd Battalion, Virginia Cavalry), which raided Union outposts, communications, and supply lines in Northern Virginia from 1863 to 1865. Eppa Hunton, a Confederate brigadier general, lawyer, and member of the U.S. Congress (House 1873-1881 and Senate 1892-1895), bought the house in 1877 and owned it until 1902
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HM NumberHM5Y
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Marker NumberC 92
Year Placed2006
Placed By(Virginia) Department of Historic Resources
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, October 7th, 2014 at 9:54am PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 257323 N 4288475
Decimal Degrees38.71163333, -77.79100000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 42.698', W 77° 47.46'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 42' 41.88" N, 77° 47' 27.60" W
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Area Code(s)703, 540
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1-33 N Calhoun St, Warrenton VA 20186, US
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