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| Institution Name: Marymount University |
Original/Historic Place Name: Rixey Mansion
Location on Campus: 2807 N. Glebe Rd.
Date(s) of Construction:
| 1920||original construction |
Type of Place: Individual building
Style: Beaux-Arts classicism (Glossary)
Narrative: see below
References: see below
| Materials: |
|Roof: terra cotta shingles|
|ca. 1920||private residence (of Admiral Presley M. Rixey, surgeon general under President Theodore Roosevelt)|
|ca. 2004-present (2006)||private residence (for Religious of the Sacred Heart of Mary)|
The Main House was the first campus building and is the most recognizable feature of the campus. Visible from the road, it is the "public face" of Marymount University.