Little Town (Littleton, Virginia)

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Little Town
Little Town northern side.jpg
Northern side, seen from the road
Little Town (Littleton, Virginia) is located in Virginia
Little Town (Littleton, Virginia)
Little Town (Littleton, Virginia) is located in the US
Little Town (Littleton, Virginia)
Location West of Littleton, Virginia, on Cool Spring Road
Coordinates 36°54′21″N 77°10′22″W / 36.90583°N 77.17278°W / 36.90583; -77.17278Coordinates: 36°54′21″N 77°10′22″W / 36.90583°N 77.17278°W / 36.90583; -77.17278
Area 28 acres (11 ha)
Built 1811 (1811)
Architectural style Early Republic
NRHP reference # 76002124[1]
VLR # 091-0011
Significant dates
Added to NRHP November 18, 1976
Designated VLR September 21, 1976[2]

Little Town is a historic home located near Littleton, Sussex County, Virginia. It was built in 1811 in two sections. It consists of a two-story, three bay, double-pile, side-hall-plan block attached to an original three-bay single cell parlor wing. It has a gable roof with a modillion cornice and interior end chimneys. Also on the property is a contributing frame dairy.[3]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1976.[1]


  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 5 June 2013. 
  3. ^ Virginia Historic Landmarks Commission Staff (September 1976). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory/Nomination: Little Town" (PDF). Virginia Department of Historic Resources.  and Accompanying photo