• Photo by Jeff Satterthwaite


Cole Digges House, 204 W. Franklin Street

Year Built: c. 1805

Architectural Style: Federal

District: 200 Block W. Franklin Street

The house takes its name from the builder, Revolutionary War veteran Cole Digges. It serves as the headquar­ters of Preservation Virginia. The porch was added in 1850. It is the oldest house on the block.