National Register of Historic Places listings in Falls Church, Virginia

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Location of Falls Church in Virginia

This list includes properties and districts listed on the National Register of Historic Places in Falls Church, Virginia. Click the "Map of all coordinates" link to the right to view a Google map of all properties and districts with latitude and longitude coordinates in the table below.[1]

This National Park Service list is complete through NPS recent listings posted July 2, 2015.[2]
[3] Name on the Register[4] Image Date listed[5] Location City or town Description
1 Birch House
Birch House
October 26, 1977
312 E. Broad St.
38°52′45″N 77°10′03″W / 38.879167°N 77.1675°W / 38.879167; -77.1675 (Birch House)
Falls Church
2 Cherry Hill
Cherry Hill
July 26, 1973
312 Park Ave.
38°53′08″N 77°10′24″W / 38.885556°N 77.173333°W / 38.885556; -77.173333 (Cherry Hill)
Falls Church
3 Falls Church
Falls Church
February 26, 1970
115 E. Fairfax St.
38°52′51″N 77°10′16″W / 38.880833°N 77.171111°W / 38.880833; -77.171111 (Falls Church)
Falls Church
4 Mount Hope
Mount Hope
October 4, 1984
203 Oak St.
38°53′09″N 77°10′54″W / 38.885833°N 77.181667°W / 38.885833; -77.181667 (Mount Hope)
Falls Church A brick, Victorian farmhouse built in 1870 by Irish immigrant William Duncan. The home is attached to an earlier structure, built around 1830.[6]
5 West Cornerstone
West Cornerstone
February 1, 1991
West side of Meridian St., south of the junction with Williamsburg Blvd.
38°53′33″N 77°10′21″W / 38.8925°N 77.1725°W / 38.8925; -77.1725 (West Cornerstone)
Falls Church

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  1. ^ The latitude and longitude information provided in this table was derived originally from the National Register Information System, which has been found to be fairly accurate for about 99% of listings. For about 1% of NRIS original coordinates, experience has shown that one or both coordinates are typos or otherwise extremely far off; some corrections may have been made. A more subtle problem causes many locations to be off by up to 150 yards, depending on location in the country: most NRIS coordinates were derived from tracing out latitude and longitudes off of USGS topographical quadrant maps created under the North American Datum of 1927, which differs from the current, highly accurate WGS84 GPS system used by most on-line maps. Chicago is about right, but NRIS longitudes in Washington are higher by about 4.5 seconds, and are lower by about 2.0 seconds in Maine. Latitudes differ by about 1.0 second in Florida. Some locations in this table may have been corrected to current GPS standards.
  2. ^ "National Register of Historic Places: Weekly List Actions". National Park Service, United States Department of the Interior. Retrieved on July 2, 2015.
  3. ^ Numbers represent an ordering by significant words. Various colorings, defined here, differentiate National Historic Landmarks and historic districts from other NRHP buildings, structures, sites or objects.
  4. ^ "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2008-04-24. 
  5. ^ The eight-digit number below each date is the number assigned to each location in the National Register Information System database, which can be viewed by clicking the number.
  6. ^ McKeon, Nancy (May 22, 2010). "Falls Church house is Victorian through and through". The Washington Post. p. E01. Retrieved May 30, 2010.