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1105-1111 Rivermont Ave




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Address:
1105-1111 Rivermont Ave


Property Name:
Carey House


Date Built:
1905


Architect:
N/A


Contractor:
N/A


Function:
Multi-Family


Style & Architectural Description:
Transition Queen Anne/Colonial Revival. 2-story, 6-bay hip-roofed frame. Each unit has 1-story, 2-bay porch with modillion cornice, Tuscan columns, and turned balusters. Most sash have 9/1 panes although there are diamond-paned casement windows on the first story. Building was doubled in size by addition of 2-story, 6-bay gable-roofed wing with 3 additional units connected by 1-story hyphen.


Owners:
1905-Unknown Unknown Owners Unknown-1970 P. G. Cosby Jr. 1970-1974 Beverly R. Cosby Etals 1974-1976 Beverly R. Cosby 1976-1986 Beverly R. & Peter G. Cosby 1986-1988 Lynchburg Covenant Fellowship Incorporated 1988-Present Carey House LTD Partnership


Anecdotal Information:
(from city directories until 2014) 1933: Marjorie Watts, nurse; 1934: not listed; 1935-1936: Jamie Coats, nurse; 1937-1986: residence; 1987: vacant; 1988-1996: Carey House; 1997-1998: not listed; 1999: residence; 2000-2014: not listed




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