Old Sutton High School

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Old Sutton High School
Old Sutton High School is located in West Virginia
Old Sutton High School
Location N. Hill Rd, Sutton, West Virginia
Coordinates 38°40′00″N 80°42′26″W / 38.6666°N 80.7073°W / 38.6666; -80.7073Coordinates: 38°40′00″N 80°42′26″W / 38.6666°N 80.7073°W / 38.6666; -80.7073
Area 1.5 acres (0.61 ha)
Built 1906
Architect Davis, Will F.
Governing body Local
NRHP Reference #


Added to NRHP August 29, 1979

Old Sutton High School, also known as Sutton Grade School, was a historic school located at Sutton, Braxton County, West Virginia. It was built in 1906, and was a three story red brick building. It measured 68 feet by 64 feet and featured a three story, truncated entrance tower. It housed eight classrooms, a full basement, and an auditorium on the third floor. Rooms had high, pressed tin ceilings.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1979,[1] and demolished in 2008.


  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2009-03-13. 
  2. ^ Rodney S. Collins (April 1979). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Old Sutton High School" (PDF). State of West Virginia, West Virginia Division of Culture and History, Historic Preservation. Retrieved 2011-06-02.