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Lexington, Virginia: Building Shaped Like a Coffee Pot Team Field Report

1870 E. Midland Trail, Lexington, VA
Between Buena Vista and Lexington. West of Lexington on US-60 about a mile east of I-81 exit 188.
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Building Shaped Like a Coffee Pot

Constructed in 1959 by Kenneth Wills. Home to a procession of non-caffeinated businesses; retains its coffee pot spout. Report...

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Coffee Pot building.

Coffee Pot Building

The handle on the coffee pot is missing, the sign on the building is gone, and the place looks deserted.

[Dean Jeffrey, 09/13/2022]

Built in 1959, the pot has served multiple non-caffeinated businesses. Tourists now leave coffee cups outside the building as offerings.

Coffe Pot.

Coffee Pot Building

We pulled into the driveway of the Big Coffee Pot and were fortunate enough to meet the owner and see what he has accomplished with his remodel. He used corrugated metal and reclaimed wood on the outside. It looks beautiful. Also he has his art made of wood, metal, and stone displayed on the outside. Mark is very nice and has really added charm to the coffee pot house.

[Beth Springer, 05/16/2018]

Coffee Pot.

The Coffee Pot House

The Coffee Pot House exterior has been updated with reclaimed Barn Wood and new windows.

[Mark Breithaupt, 04/27/2018]

Coffee Pot House.

The Coffee Pot House

I purchased this Roadside America attraction a year ago. A lot has changed in its appearance. People come in and mention your App; thank you!

[Mark Breithupt, 02/28/2018]

The pot now serves a giant coffee mug. America's favorite hot beverage sustains our national stovetop fetish for big coffee pots.

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