National Register of Historic Places National Register of Historic Places
1844
Samuel F. B. Morse send first telegraph message from Washington, D. C., to Baltimore, Maryland.
Listings by StateHistoric DistrictsVacant / Not In Use

VIRGINIA - Pittsylvania County

Berry Hill (added 1980 - - #80004210)
SW of Berry Hill , Berry Hill
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Shingle Style, Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Agriculture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
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

Bill's Diner (added 1996 - - #96001450)
Also known as A Streetcar Named Desire;VDHR File No. 187-0014
1 Depot St. , Chatham
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Commerce, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Restaurant, Road-Related
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Restaurant

Burnett's Diner (added 1996 - - #96001451)
Also known as Main Street Lunch;S&K Diner;Chtham Cafe;VDHR File No. 187-00
19 S. Main St. , Chatham
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Restaurant, Road-Related
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Restaurant

Chatham Historic District (added 2001 - - #01000698)
Main, Payne, Pruden, Reid, Whittle Sts.; Lanier Ave., Court Place; Gilmer Dr. , Chatham
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Federal, Queen Anne
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Commerce, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Private , Local , State , Federal
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government, Recreation And Culture, Religion, Social
Historic Sub-function: Business, City Hall, Courthouse, Financial Institution, Hotel, Meeting Hall, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government, Recreation And Culture, Religion, Social
Current Sub-function: Business, City Hall, Courthouse, Financial Institution, Meeting Hall, Post Office, Single Dwelling

Clerk's Office (added 1982 - - #82004580)
Also known as Old Clerk's Office
Main St. , Chatham
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Law, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1800-1824
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Government
Historic Sub-function: Government Office
Current Function: Government

Craft, Phillip, House (added 2001 - - #01000144)
Also known as DHR File No.71-188
1381 Old Red Eye Rd. , Chatham
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Early Republic, Other
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Professional

Dan's Hill (added 1979 - - #79003067)
4 mi. (6.4 km) W of Danville , Danville
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Dejarnett,James
Architectural Style: Federal
Area of Significance: Architecture, Landscape Architecture
Period of Significance: 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Hill Grove School (added 2004 - - #04000104)
Also known as VDHR file no.071-5187
2580 Wards rd. , Hurt
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Black, Education
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: School
Current Function: Work In Progress

Leesville Dam Archeological Site (44PY30) (added 1989 - - #89001916)
Also known as 44PY30
Address Restricted , Altavista
Historic Significance: Information Potential
Area of Significance: Prehistoric
Cultural Affiliation: Late Woodland Period
Period of Significance: 1500-1599, 1499-1000 AD
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Village Site
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Fields

Little Cherrystone (added 1969 - - #69000269)
N of jct. of Rtes. 703 and 832 , Chatham
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Federal
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Locust Hill (added 2002 - - #02001449)
Also known as 071-5153
7408 Ward's Rd. , Hurt
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Animal Facility, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Mountain View (added 1979 - - #79003066)
2 mi. S of Chatham on VA 703 , Chatham
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Dejarnett,James
Architectural Style: Federal
Area of Significance: Architecture, Landscape Architecture
Period of Significance: 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

North Danville Historic District (added 2004 - - #03001432)
Roughly bounded by Riverside Dr., Claiborne St., Leemont Cemetery, Novle Ave., and Scales St. , Danville
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Recreation And Culture, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Business, Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, School, Single Dwelling, Theater
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Religion
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Business, Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, School, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Oak Hill (added 2001 - - #79003068)
VA 863 , Oak Ridge
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Dejarnett,James
Architectural Style: Federal
Historic Person: Dejarnett,James
Significant Year: 1825, 1823
Area of Significance: Economics, Architecture, Landscape Architecture
Period of Significance: 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Pittsylvania County Courthouse (added 1981 - - #81000643)
US 29 , Chatham
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Shumaker,L.A.
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival, Italianate
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Law, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Government
Historic Sub-function: Courthouse
Current Function: Government
Current Sub-function: Courthouse

Seven Springs Farm (added 2008 - - #08001056)
224 Meadow View Ct. , Danville
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Funerary
Historic Sub-function: Cemetery, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Work In Progress

Windsor (added 1980 - - #80004211)
Address Restricted , Cascade
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Georgian, Italianate
Historic Person: Wilson,Samuel P.
Significant Year: 1862
Area of Significance: Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Agriculture
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Woodlawn (added 2005 - - #05000478)
Also known as Woodlawn Plantation
5321 Henrys Mill Rd. , Vernon Hill
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Federal
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Funerary
Historic Sub-function: Cemetery, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Funerary, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Cemetery, Single Dwelling

Yates Tavern (added 1974 - - #74002143)
S of Gretna on U.S. 29 , Gretna
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Restaurant, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Yeatts, John and Nancy, House (added 2009 - - #09000173)
VA 795 , Chatham
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Work In Progress




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