Spring Hill Farm

1121 Spring Hill Rd., McLean, Virginia



Satellite imagery indicates that the house has been demolished and two huge homes placed on the land. Street View still shows the house, however.

National Register information 

Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on November 22, 2002
Reference number
Architectural styles
Federal; Mid 19th Century Revival
Areas of significance
Architecture; Agriculture
Level of significance
Evaluation criteria
B - Person; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Historic functions
Single dwelling; Secondary structure; Agricultural fields; Animal facility; Natural feature
Current functions
Single dwelling; Secondary structure; Natural feature; Sport facility
Periods of significance
1825-1849; 1850-1874; 1875-1899; 1900-1924
Significant years
1822; 1850; 1872
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 3
Non-contributing buildings: 3
Non-contributing structures: 2


19th Century (37,058)
Brick (42,460)
Built 1822 (103)
Built during 1820s (1,803)
Fairfax County, Virginia (70)
Farm (1,867)
Federal (4,582)
Have Street View (43,380)
Henry Alvord (1)
McLean, Virginia (2)
Mid 19th Century Revival (7,958)
Private owner (54,396)
Stone (26,162)
Virginia (3,564)

Update Log 

  • April 17, 2017: Updated by Michael Miller: Added "Street View" and "Description" and updated "Status"
  • April 17, 2017: New Street View added by Michael Miller