Martin Hamilton House

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Martin Hamilton House
Martin Hamilton House is located in West Virginia
Martin Hamilton House
Location WV 39, Summersville, West Virginia
Coordinates 38°17′14″N 80°51′37″W / 38.28722°N 80.86028°W / 38.28722; -80.86028Coordinates: 38°17′14″N 80°51′37″W / 38.28722°N 80.86028°W / 38.28722; -80.86028
Area less than one acre
Built 1893
Governing body Private
NRHP Reference # 99001403[1]
Added to NRHP November 22, 1999

Martin Hamilton House, also known as the Hamilton House Museum, is a historic home located at Summersville, Nicholas County, West Virginia. It was built in 1893, and is a simple one-story, frame dwelling with clapboard siding and a corrugated metal roof. An eight foot addition was built in 1936. It was donated to the Nicholas County Historical and Genealogical Society in 1985, and is used as a museum and genealogical library.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1999.[1]


  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2010-07-09. 
  2. ^ Erin Pogany and Katherine Jourdan (July 1999). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Martin Hamilton House" (PDF). State of West Virginia, West Virginia Division of Culture and History, Historic Preservation. Retrieved 2011-08-18.