Charles S. Gaw House. 1923

453 Walnut Ave, Waynesboro, VA 22980

Two-story Colonial Revival house of stretcher brick-veneer frame construction with an asphalt-shingled gable roof with hipped dormers. The one-story front entry porch has classical wood columns and a roof balustrade. Similar one-story porches appear on the side and rear elevations. Other features include an interior brick chimney and interior brick flue, a front entry with sidelights and an elliptical fanlight, and 8/1 windows with concrete lintels. A poured-concrete retaining wall with brick gate posts and terminal pillars on paneled concrete bases extends across the front of the lot, and the front yard has boxwood plantings. Gaw operated an agricultural supply business and was a real estate developer. (James K. Wright)

Apartment. Ca. 1923.
Two-story apartment of stretcher brick-veneer frame construction with an asphalt-shingle hip roof with hipped wall dormers, 6/1 windows, and a deck.

National Register of Historic Places Nomination Form 2/4/02