Shirley Plantation is a privately owned estate in which the revenue from admissions fees support preservation of this unique part of America’s heritage.For centuries, historians and archaeologists have puzzled over the many mysteries of Stonehenge, the prehistoric monument that took Neolithic builders an estimated 1,500 years to erect.Stokke is used to the spotlight after a photo of her competing as a high school pole vaulter went viral.Her mother, Cindy Stokke, spoke with ESPN W about how the attention impacted her daughter.
Construction of the present mansion began circa 1723 when Elizabeth Hill married John Carter, eldest son of Robert “King” Carter.Fowler may not be single anymore, but his sense of humor has not changed. And I think my response to being overwhelmed was to just stay away from it entirely.He posted this photo with the two of them in their holiday onesies on Christmas Day. But now, I’m trying to figure out how to reclaim it and own it and push it in the right direction.One architectural historian contends,” Shirley Plantation is the most intact 18th century estate in Virginia”.
Several features such as the “Flying Staircase” and the Queen Anne Forecourt are the only remaining examples in North America of this architectural style.
Some of the fans in attendance were chanting “Team Alexis” at Fowler while he was walking on the green. Glad I could have @allisonstokke there with me every step of the way!!