Tudor Place

1644 31st St., NW, Washington, District of Columbia

Photos 

EXTERIOR FROM NORTH

Photo taken for the Historic American Buildings Survey

Map 

Description 

Designed by Dr. William Thornton, architect of the Capitol, and completed 1816, the house is a highly rational and sophisticated example of early 19th century domestic architecture. For many years one of the centers of Georgetown society, guests at this fine early Federal house have included Robert E. Lee and the Marquis de Lafayette. -- National Historic Landmark statement of significance, December 19, 1960

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on October 15, 1966
Reference number
66000871
Architectural style
Federal
Areas of significance
Military; Politics/Government; Architecture
Level of significance
National
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Building
Historic function
Single dwelling
Current function
Single dwelling
Periods of significance
1800-1824; 1825-1849
Significant year
1815

Update Log 

  • May 12, 2012: Imported photos from HABS/HAER