Clayton’s Rest – Frederick County
Location: Old Baltimore Road, Frederick County, VA
Circa 1845, this imposing brick mansion, built in a Greek Revival style, is listed as #44 by Garland Quarles, “Some Old Homes in Frederick County, Virginia” (1971), as The Clayton House. It sits at the intersection of the Old Baltimore Rd and the famous Braddock or Sir John’s Rd. The home’s original view to the South is still uncluttered and beautiful from both the front and the full-length side porch. High ceilings and expansive rooms. The history of the prperty through deed recordings is chronicled in Garland R. Quarles book -” Some Old Homes in Frederick County” (c 1971) as #44 – The Clayton House.