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WEST VIRGINIA - Monroe County - Historic Districts

Alderson Historic District
(added 1993 - Monroe County - #93001231)
Also known as See Also:Alderson Bridge
Roughly, along Monroe St., Riverview Dr., Railroad Ave. and adjacent streets , Alderson
(1390 acres, 196 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Person, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Ellis, Clark, Martens, Walter
Architectural Style: Greek Revival, Federal, Queen Anne
Historic Person: Elder John Alderson, et al.
Significant Year: 1789, 1872, 1885
Area of Significance: Transportation, Commerce, Education, Architecture, Engineering
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Federal , Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government, Social
Historic Sub-function: Business, City Hall, Hotel, Meeting Hall, Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government, Religion
Current Sub-function: Business, City Hall, Multiple Dwelling, Post Office, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling

Caperton, William Gaston, Jr., House
(added 1991 - Monroe County - #91001733)
Also known as Wyndridge
WV 3 E of Union , Union
(150 acres, 9 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Georgian, Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Agriculture, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Single Dwelling

Cook's Mill
(added 1989 - Monroe County - #88001857)
Also known as The Old Mill;The Greenville Mill
Rt. 2 , Greenville
(20 acres, 1 building, 2 structures)
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Humphries,James
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Historic Person: Cook,Jacob Jr.
Significant Year: 1857
Area of Significance: Architecture, Industry, Social History
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility
Current Function: Work In Progress

Lynnside Historic District
(added 1991 - Monroe County - #91000452)
Jct. of WV 3 and Cove Cr. Rd. , Sweet Springs
(400 acres, 6 buildings, 2 structures)
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Greek Revival
Historic Person: Lewis,Letitia Floyd
Significant Year: 1845, 1853
Area of Significance: Social History, Religion, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Funerary, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Cemetery, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Funerary, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Religion
Current Sub-function: Cemetery, Religious Structure

Nickell Homestead and Mill
(added 1998 - Monroe County - #98001472)
Also known as Mont Glenn Farm
McClung Rd. , Ronceverte
(720 acres, 7 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Federal, Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Industry, Architecture, Agriculture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Manufacturing Facility, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings

Old Sweet Springs Historic District (Boundary Increase)
(added 2007 - Monroe County - #07001417)
Also known as Andrew S. Rowan Memorial Home
50 Jefferson Ln. , Sweet Springs
(770 acres, 18 buildings, 7 structures)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival, Italianate
Area of Significance: Health/Medicine, Entertainment/Recreation, Agriculture, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: State , Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Health Care, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Animal Facility, Hotel, Outdoor Recreation, Sanatorium
Current Function: Work In Progress

Pickaway
(added 1999 - Monroe County - #99000290)
Also known as Pickaway Plains
Roughly between US 219 and WV 3 , Union
(30050 acres, 126 buildings, 7 structures)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Greek Revival, Queen Anne
Area of Significance: Education, Agriculture, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Government, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Animal Facility, Religious Structure, School, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Health Care, Religion
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Animal Facility, Clinic, Religious Structure, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Reed's Mill
(added 1993 - Monroe County - #93000226)
Co. Rd. 219/1 , Second Creek
(32 acres, 2 buildings, 8 structures)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: McDowell, Archiball
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Commerce, Industry, Agriculture, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Processing, Water Works
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Current Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Processing, Water Works

Salt Sulphur Springs Historic District
(added 1985 - Monroe County - #85003412)
US 219 , Union
(340 acres, 7 buildings, 2 structures)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Fullen,John,Jr., Fullen,John,Sr.
Architectural Style: Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Military, Social History, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Health Care, Recreation And Culture, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Hotel, Outdoor Recreation, Religious Structure, Resort
Current Function: Domestic, Landscape, Religion
Current Sub-function: Conservation Area, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling

Union Historic District
(added 1990 - Monroe County - #90001844)
Also known as See Also:Walnut Grove;Echols, Brig. Gen. John, House
Roughly along Main, Dunlap, Pump and Elmwood Sts. N from Royal Oak Field, including Paradise and Monument Fields , Union
(1750 acres, 174 buildings, 7 structures, 1 object)
Historic Significance: Event, Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Bungalow/Craftsman, Queen Anne, Greek Revival
Historic Person: Clair,Matthew W.,Sr.
Area of Significance: Commerce, Black, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: State , Private , Local
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Courthouse, Department Store, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Courthouse, Department Store, Single Dwelling




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