A photograph of the Bellevue Avenue facade of Beechwood (1852-53). Architectural features of the house include dormers, arched windows with keystones, quoins, corbels, a porch with arches, and a porte-cochere. Vines cover a large portion of the first level. A wide drive leads up to the house, and is surrounded by large potted plants, bushes, and trees.
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