Richmond (Va.). Dept. of Planning and Community Development
Original Description (From Book)
One of a series of unusually early commercial buildings in this area, this building clearly dates from before the Civil War. This was a combination shop and home and is exceptionally well-preserved. Only the frontdoor and the first floor window sash have been altered.
Original Note (From Book)
700 Block of North Second Street - The northern edge of the most important black shopping street in Jackson Ward, this block contains an interesting collection of old houses and shops.