Morgan-Gold House

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Morgan-Gold House
MORGAN-GOLD HOUSE, BERKELEY COUNTY, WV.jpg
Morgan-Gold House is located in West Virginia
Morgan-Gold House
Morgan-Gold House is located in the US
Morgan-Gold House
Location WV 26, Bunker Hill, West Virginia
Coordinates 39°19′56″N 78°4′40″W / 39.33222°N 78.07778°W / 39.33222; -78.07778Coordinates: 39°19′56″N 78°4′40″W / 39.33222°N 78.07778°W / 39.33222; -78.07778
Area 4 acres (1.6 ha)
Built 1745
Architect David Morgan
Architectural style Greek Revival
NRHP Reference #

85001519

[1]
Added to NRHP July 8, 1985

Morgan-Gold House, also known as "Golden Meadows" or the Samuel Gold House, is a historic home located at Bunker Hill, Berkeley County, West Virginia. It is an "L" shaped, three bay, two story, log dwelling on a stone foundation. The front section was built about 1809, and is a 20 1/2-feet deep and 30 1/2-feet wide block, with a pedimented portico in the Greek Revival style. The rear part of the ell was built about 1745 by David Morgan, son of the Morgan Morgan the first white settler of West Virginia. Also on the property are three log outbuildings and Victorian-era granary.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1985.[1]

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  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2009-03-13). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ Frances D. Ruth (September 1984). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Morgan-Gold House" (PDF). State of West Virginia, West Virginia Division of Culture and History, Historic Preservation. Retrieved 2011-06-02.