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Point of Rocks, Chester

Point of Rocks is a historic plantation house located near Chester, Chesterfield County, Virginia. It was built about 1840, and is a one-story, three-bay, double pile dwelling with weatherboard siding and a low-pitched hipped standing seam metal roof in the Greek Revival style. Also on the property is a contributing garage. The property was the location of a Union military observation point and headquarters for General Benjamin F. Butler and hospital established in 1864 during the Bermuda Hundred Campaign of the American Civil War.
It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2005.
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  • Point of Rocks is a great place to go and spend time as a family or just adults! They have shelters for picnics, hiking/walking trails, basketball courts, tennis courts and more! There is also a...  more »
  • This was my second time coming here. The first was years ago for a birthday party at one of the shelters which was nice. All of the shelters today looked good with nice seating and several grills...  more »

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