Benjamin H. Snyder House

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Benjamin H. Snyder House
Benjamin H. Snyder House is located in West Virginia
Benjamin H. Snyder House
Benjamin H. Snyder House is located in the US
Benjamin H. Snyder House
Location 1925 Douglas Grove Rd., near Martinsburg, West Virginia
Coordinates 39°25′5″N 78°11′52″W / 39.41806°N 78.19778°W / 39.41806; -78.19778Coordinates: 39°25′5″N 78°11′52″W / 39.41806°N 78.19778°W / 39.41806; -78.19778
Area less than one acre
Built c. 1925
Architect Snyder, Benjamin H.
Architectural style Bungalow/Craftsman
NRHP reference #


Added to NRHP February 11, 2004

Benjamin H. Snyder House is a historic home located near Martinsburg, Berkeley County, West Virginia. It was built about 1925, and is a 1 1/2 story, Arts and Crafts-style bungalow. It is built of concrete with weather board finished gables and the remainder finished in stucco. The front facade features a recessed, arcaded front porch. Also on the property are a concrete block garage (c. 1925), retaining wall (c. 1925), and a concrete obelisk memorializing an 18th-century ford of Opequon Creek known as an Old Pack Horse Ford (c. 1940).[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2004.[1]


  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2009-03-13). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ David L. Taylor (March 2003). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Benjamin H. Snyder House" (PDF). State of West Virginia, West Virginia Division of Culture and History, Historic Preservation. Retrieved 2011-06-02.