Fawcett Run – Stone house in Frederick County
Style: Colonial, Stone
Location: Near Marlboro in southwest Frederick County, the house is situated on Fawcett Run which feeds into Cedar Creek. As described in Garland R. Quarles’ book – “Some Old Homes in Frederick County” (c 1971) No. 139 – known as the Swann – Shull House: “This massive old stone residence…is located on part of a tract of land which was granted by the Governor and Council of Virginia to John Bronson on October 3, 1734…. The house was reportedly built by Phillip Swann in 1850.