CASTLE HILL The Original House Was Built In 1765 By Doctor Thomas Walker , Explo ...
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Description: CASTLE HILL The original house was built in 1765 by Doctor Thomas Walker , explorer and pioneer . Tarleton , raiding to Charlottesville to capture Jefferson and the Legislature , stopped here for breakfast , June 4 , 1781 . This delay aided the patriots to escape . Castle Hill was long the home of Senator William Cabell Rives , who built the present house . Conservation & Development Commission , 1928