For Additional Information see Variety Shade history
Home Site – Buckingham County, Virginia
The house was “located on Wingina Road about 9 miles from Buckingham Court House” near the intersection of Routes 649 and 56 in Buckingham County, Virginia. The house no longer is in existence.
Variety Shade(s) was a two-story clapboard house with gables. It was built in the late 18th century and had later additions.
Timeline of Variety Shade Ownership
- 1798 – Original part of the house was built by Col. William Mosley.
- His daughter Marcia Louise Moseley and her husband, Colonel Thomas Mosley Bondurant lived at the home.
- Joseph Cabell lived at Variety Shade for a short period of time.