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Bluemont Presbyterian Church and Cemetery

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Built  org. 1920 1945, 1946
VLR #  070-5044
Area  4,900 m²
NRHP Reference #  07000219
Designated VLR  December 6, 2006
Added to NRHP  30 March 2007
Bluemont Presbyterian Church and Cemetery
Location  Blue Ridge Pkwy, Mile Post No. 192, near Fancy Gap, Virginia
MPS  Reverend Robert Childress Presbyterian Churches MPS
Address  47 Hiriam Stanley Ln, Hillsville, VA 24343, USA
Architectural style  Gothic Revival architecture
Similar  Mayberry Presbyterian Church, Blue Ridge Mountains, Buffalo Mountain Natural A, Great Smoky Mountains, Great Smoky Mountain

Bluemont Presbyterian Church and Cemetery is a historic Presbyterian church located near Fancy Gap, Patrick County, Virginia. It is one of the "rock churches" founded by Bob Childress. It was built between 1919 and 1950, and is a small frame church building faced in natural quartz and quartzite stone. It features a Gothic styled hexagonal bell tower. The rock facing was added to the frame building in 1946.

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2007.

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Bluemont Presbyterian Church and Cemetery Wikipedia


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