Architectural Review Board
Through the authority enacted by the Code of Virginia, and as established by the Fauquier County Board of Supervisors, the mission of the Architectural Review Board shall be to protect against the deterioration, destruction of, or encroachment upon historic districts and cultural areas; encourage uses which will lead to their continuance, conservation, and improvement in an appropriate manner, and to assure that new structures and uses within each district will be in keeping with the character to be preserved and enhanced.
National & State Historic Preservation Resources
Technical Preservation Services
Technical Preservation Services (TPS), a branch of the National Park Service, is the nation's leading provider of information and guidance on the care of historic buildings. TPS offers free publications, ranging from technical assistance with window repairs and historic masonry to help with historic tax credits for rehabilitation projects.
NEW! Illustrated Guidelines on Sustainability for Rehabilitating Historic Buildings
First set of official NPS guidelines on how to make changes to improve energy efficiency of buildings.
Over 40 free historic building treatment publications. Learn about historic building treatments, including repointing mortar joints in brick walls, roofing, repair of windows, dangers of abrasive cleaning, controlling moisture, conserving energy, and more.
Virginia Department of Historic Resources (DHR)
DHR is the Virginia State Historic Preservation Office. The agency’s mission is to foster, encourage, and support the stewardship of Virginia's significant architectural, archaeological, and cultural resources.
Local & Regional Historic Preservation Resources
Date Last Modified: 01/22/2015