16 Tharpe Street

VRA Core

Title

16 Tharpe Street

Date

1951 2008

Description

Red painted main entrance door faces Tharpe Street. Front facade has modern windows with red painted wooden louvers on sides. Red wooden gable with green corrugated metal roof uses common rafter system. White-gray color scheme with gray painted and stuccoed water table (bottom half of wall surface). White windows with white ornate iron grills. Flat concrete roof extends over tiled patio. Back portion of house (probably an addition) has a cast concrete flat roof. Former building on the site was renovated at some point: either torn down completely and rebuild or incorporated into newer structure and materials.

Location

Wharf District

Identifier

B059-S017

Usage

Citation

“16 Tharpe Street,” The Falmouth Project, accessed August 18, 2019, http://falmouth.lib.virginia.edu/items/show/1411.