Westover Plantation. TV Drama “Point of Honor” location.

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Some interesting facts about the The Westover Plantation:

  • Westover Plantation, was built in the Georgian style c. 1750 by William Byrd II, the founder of Richmond.
  • Civil War TV Drama “Point of Honor” was filmed here:

  • During the American Civil War, Westover was used as headquarters of the Union Fifth Corps.
  • William Byrd II, founder of the city of Richmond was buried here.


  • Some temporary constructions were built here for the movie filming.




  • Westover Plantation is located on the north bank of the James River in Charles City County, Virginia.


  • It is noteworthy for its secret passages, magnificent gardens, and architectural details.
  • Turning from the river to the north side of the house, the visitor will find the famous Westover gates, with William Evelyn Byrd’s initials incorporated in the delicate ironwork.

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Address:7000 Westover Rd,
Charles City, VA 23030
Website: westover-plantation.com
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