Location: One mile west of Coeburn on the road to Norton.
Date: Tradition is that it was built in 1837.
Owners: Noah Bruce 1837 to 1870; H. Holdaway; Childers Heirs of Scott Co., VA; Samuel Horne; Robert P. Bruce; T. S. Tate, present owner (since 1910)
Description: Stands on a slight rise about
100 yards from the highway. Facing south. Five foot fireplace at east end.
Two stories. One room on ground floor. Ceiled on ground floor, but bare
walls above. Original windows have been replaced by modern four-lights.
Hewn log construction. Pointed with lime. Entire house is put together
with locust pins.
Source of Information: T. S. Tate
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