Richard D. Mitchell House, 809 Mosby Street

Year Built: c. 1841

Architectural Style: Greek Revival

District: Union Hill

 

A farmhouse pre-dating not only the Civil War but the mid-19th century “suburban” development of Union Hill as well. It was condemned by the City as derelict. In 1978, Historic Richmond secured and placed preservation easements on the property, and found an owner to purchased and restore the building.