Edinburg Historic District

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Edinburg Historic District
Edinburg VA Historic District Sept 2013.jpeg
Edinburg Historic District, September 2013
Edinburg Historic District is located in Virginia
Edinburg Historic District
Edinburg Historic District is located in the US
Edinburg Historic District
Location Roughly along Stony Creek Blvd., Shenandoah and Railroad Aves., Edinburg, Virginia
Coordinates 38°49′22″N 78°33′57″W / 38.82278°N 78.56583°W / 38.82278; -78.56583Coordinates: 38°49′22″N 78°33′57″W / 38.82278°N 78.56583°W / 38.82278; -78.56583
Area 128 acres (52 ha)
Built 1787 (1787)
Architect Multiple
Architectural style Colonial Revival, Italianate, Queen Anne
NRHP reference # 98000845[1]
VLR # 215-0001
Significant dates
Added to NRHP July 22, 1998
Designated VLR December 3, 1997[2]

Edinburg Historic District is a national historic district located at Edinburg, Shenandoah County, Virginia. The district encompasses 292 contributing buildings, 6 contributing sites, 3 contributing structures, and 3 contributing objects in the town of Edinburg. It includes a variety of commercial, residential, and institutional buildings dating primarily from the time of its incorporation in 1852 to the mid-20th century. They are in a variety of popular architectural styles including Colonial Revival, Italianate, and Queen Anne. Notable buildings include the Philip Grandstaff House (1787), Edinburg Hotel, St. John's United Methodist Church (1916), Edinburg High School (1932-1933), Rush House, The Hatch, Piccadilly House (1850), Pres Grandstaff House, Masonic Building (1879), Harshman House (1900), Rest Haven Inn, Edinburg Train Station, Edinburg Village Shops (1896), Wrenn Building (c. 1900), Edinburg Town Hall (1903), St. Paul's United Church of Christ (1911), and the Mantz House (1930). Located in the district is the separately listed Edinburg Mill.[3]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1998.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ "Virginia Landmarks Register". Virginia Department of Historic Resources. Retrieved 2013-03-12. 
  3. ^ Maral S. Kalbian (August 1997). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory/Nomination: Edinburg Historic District" (PDF). Virginia Department of Historic Resources.  and Accompanying photo and Accompanying map