Fayetteville Historic District (Fayetteville, West Virginia)

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Fayetteville Historic District
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Court Street, August 2004
Fayetteville Historic District (Fayetteville, West Virginia) is located in West Virginia
Fayetteville Historic District (Fayetteville, West Virginia)
Location Roughly bounded by SR 16, Maple and Fayette Aves., Fayetteville, West Virginia
Coordinates 38°3′5″N 81°6′25″W / 38.05139°N 81.10694°W / 38.05139; -81.10694Coordinates: 38°3′5″N 81°6′25″W / 38.05139°N 81.10694°W / 38.05139; -81.10694
Area 115 acres (47 ha)
Architectural style Colonial Revival, Greek Revival, Gothic Revival
Governing body Federal
NRHP Reference # 90001845[1]
Added to NRHP December 20, 1990

Fayetteville Historic District is a national historic district located at Fayetteville, Fayette County, West Virginia. The district encompasses 126 contributing buildings, 4 contributing sites, and 3 contributing structures. It includes the central business district and surrounding residential areas of Fayetteville. Notable buildings include Jack's Garage (1934), Theatre Building (1935), Fayette County Jail (1907), McClung House (1850), Old Methodist Church (c. 1905), Old Post Office (1920), Bank of Fayette-Town Hall (1921), U.S. Post Office (1938), and the War Memorial Building (1949). Also in the district is the site of Fort Toland, site of Fort Scammon and the Old Fayetteville Cemetery. The district includes the separately listed Fayette County Courthouse, E. B. Hawkins House, and Altamont Hotel.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1990.[1]


  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2010-07-09. 
  2. ^ Pat Wendell and Michael J. Pauley (September 1990). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Fayetteville Historic District". State of West Virginia, West Virginia Division of Culture and History, Historic Preservation. Retrieved 2011-07-31.  See also: "Additional documentation".