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Not your typical plantation house tour

Visiting Kittiewan, which is just off scenic route 5, proved to be a unique experience. I have made... read more

Reviewed 14 June 2017
Swampgal123
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Sandston, Virginia
Interesting Building!

This plantation was closed – we just rode thru to take a look. It was built in the 18th Century... read more

Reviewed 8 January 2018
Maggi713
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Baltimore, Maryland
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8 Jan 2018
“Interesting Building!”
14 Jun 2017
“Not your typical plantation house tour”
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Reviewed 8 January 2018

This plantation was closed – we just rode thru to take a look. It was built in the 18th Century and sits on the James River. The home and the surrounding 720 acres are overseen by the Archeological Society of Virginia. Tours are offered on...More

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Reviewed 14 June 2017

Visiting Kittiewan, which is just off scenic route 5, proved to be a unique experience. I have made a habit of checking out the historic properties open to the public in this area. I was delighted to receive a personal guided tour by one of...More

2  Thank Swampgal123
Reviewed 11 September 2015

this is a new plantation on the circuit, they are still in the process of excavations, however, the place is very interesting and unusual. a good day's trip out!

1  Thank kathy r
Reviewed 10 May 2015

Kittiewan is an ordinary Colonial period house that was a typical style at the time it was built around 1770. Inside, it is very plain with nothing elaborate except for the unusual and surprising Georgian interior paneling in the two rooms at the front of...More

2  Thank igolfCA
Reviewed 16 September 2014

This outwardly-appearing simple farmhouse, built by the surgeon general to the Continental Army in c.1770, has a wonderful surprise inside - beautiful carved paneling in two rooms that rival that of Richmond's Wilton and Charleston's Drayton Hall. Headquarters of the Archeological Society of Virginia, the...More

4  Thank John P
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