Matthew Jones Hose

Matthew Jones Hose (HM1QEI)

Location: Newport News, VA 23604
Country: United States of America

N 37° 9.628', W 76° 36.189'

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Said to have been called 'Bourbon.' This fine example of medieval-style architecture was built in the early 1700's as a story-and-a-half brick house. In 1893 it was remodeled to a full two stories. With its arched doorway, massive chimneys, and a unique tower entrance, it is quite different from the typical manor house of Colonial Virginia. The 'Jones House' was designated a Virginia Historic Landmark in 1969.
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HM NumberHM1QEI
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Year Placed1969
Placed ByFort Eustis Historical & Architectural Association and the Corporation of Newport News, Virginia
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Thursday, January 7th, 2016 at 9:01pm PST -08:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 357653 N 4113876
Decimal Degrees37.16046667, -76.60315000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 9.628', W 76° 36.189'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 9' 37.68" N, 76° 36' 11.34" W
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Area Code(s)757
Closest Postal AddressAt or near Harrison Rd, Newport News VA 23604, US
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