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Edom Store and Post Office

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Built  1835 (1835)
NRHP Reference #  07000768
Designated VLR  June 6, 2007
Area  2,400 m²
Architectural style  Federal, Greek Revival
VLR #  082-0112
Opened  1835
Added to NRHP  24 July 2007
Edom Store and Post Office
Location  5375 Jesse Bennett Way, Edom, Virginia

Edom Store and Post Office, also known as John Chrisman Store and Myers and Company, is a historic store and post office located at Edom, Rockingham County, Virginia. It was built about 1835, and is a two-story, brick commercial building. It features a metal-sheathed gable roof, a five-bay façade with center entries on the first and second stories, and a one-story entry porch and a storefront added in the late-19th century. It has a two-story rear ell. The interior is transitional Federal-Greek Revival. Also on the property is a contributing frame barn dated to about 1900. The Edom Post Office operated out of the store until the late 1930s and the store closed about 1940.

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

References

Edom Store and Post Office Wikipedia


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