List of the oldest buildings in Virginia
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This article attempts to list the oldest extant buildings in the state of Virginia.
|Jamestown Church||Jamestown, Virginia||1639–1641||church tower and foundations are all that remain from 1639 |
|Broad Bay Manor||Virginia Beach||1640 c. or 1660 c.||Purportedly the oldest extant European-built house in the southeastern United States. Built by Thomas Allen either c.1640  or c. 1660  on land granted to him by Governor Thomas West, 3rd Baron De La Warr. The small center portion of what is now a much larger structure, it was primarily constructed from Flemish bond brick. Corroborative dating efforts have not been performed. It has always been a private residence. It is located in the Broad Bay Colony part of northeastern Virginia Beach.|
|Bacon's Castle||Surry County, Virginia||1665||associated with Bacon's Rebellion|
|Old Mansion||Caroline County, Virginia||1669||purportedly oldest house in the region although tree ring analysis of some beams yielded a date of 1741|
|Rural Plains||Hanover County, Virginia||1670||Oldest home in America continuously occupied by one family; site of Patrick Henry's wedding|
|Lowland Cottage||Ware Neck, Virginia||1670|
|Belle Air Plantation||Charles City County, Virginia||1670|
|Adam Keeling House||Virginia Beach, Virginia||1680|
|St. Luke's Church||Smithfield, Virginia||ca. 1682||a recent dendrochronology study confirms the preponderance of other research pointing to early 1680s construction.|
|Building east of main house at Elsing Green||Tunstall, Virginia||1690|
|Wren Building||Williamsburg, Virginia||1690||Oldest school building in America, original College of William and Mary structure|
|Grace Church||Yorktown, Virginia||1697|
|Abingdon Glebe House||Gloucester, Virginia||1700|
|St. Peter's Church||New Kent, Virginia||1703||Church of Martha Washington, George and Martha Washington may have been married here|
|Yeocomico Church||Tucker Hill, Virginia||1706||National Historic Landmark|
|Ware Parish Church||Gloucester, Virginia||1715||Episcopal Church|
|Adam Thoroughgood House||Virginia Beach, Virginia||ca. 1720||despite earlier claims, actually dates to c. 1720 |
|Matthew Jones House||Newport News, Virginia||ca. 1725|
|Bel Air Plantation||Prince William County, Virginia||1740||Oldest home in Prince William County, Virginia|
- Oldest buildings in the United States
- List of National Historic Landmarks in Virginia
- List of Registered Historic Places in Virginia
- Historic houses in Virginia
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