This is a period room on the first floor of the house. It dates to 1753. In 1840, the family added a large parlor across the hall as their cattle business expanded with the advent of the railroad. The Shadows - Elegant 18th century Charlottesville home minutes from the University of Virginia and Foxfield Races with Blue Ridge Mountain views. Exposed chestnut beams, period brick chimneys, ancient boxwood mazes & arboretum. Loads of wildlife!