Old Town Hall and School

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Old Town Hall and School
Haymarket Museum in Haymarket VA.jpg
Haymarket Museum, September 2009
Old Town Hall and School is located in Northern Virginia
Old Town Hall and School
Old Town Hall and School is located in Virginia
Old Town Hall and School
Old Town Hall and School is located in the US
Old Town Hall and School
Location 15025 Washington St., Haymarket, Virginia
Coordinates 38°48′45″N 77°38′14″W / 38.81240°N 77.63733°W / 38.81240; -77.63733Coordinates: 38°48′45″N 77°38′14″W / 38.81240°N 77.63733°W / 38.81240; -77.63733
Area .38 acres (0.15 ha)
Built c. 1883 (1883)
Architectural style Greek Revival, Victorian
NRHP reference # 11000063[1]
VLR # 233-0006
Significant dates
Added to NRHP March 1, 2011
Designated VLR December 16, 2010[2]

Old Town Hall and School, also known as the Haymarket Museum, is a historic town hall and school located at Haymarket, Prince William County, Virginia. It was built in 1883, and is a front-gable, two-story, wooden structure clad in weatherboard with Greek Revival and Victorian style decorative elements. It features a square, pyramidal-roofed belfry situated above the front gable that has louvers, sawn brackets, and gables on each face. Its use as a school stopped around 1900. It continued to serve as the Town Hall as well as a community meeting place until 2001. The building currently houses the Haymarket Museum.[3]

Old Town Hall and School

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 2011.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "National Register of Historic Places Listings". Weekly List of Actions Taken on Properties: 2/28/11 through 3/04/11. National Park Service. 2011-03-11. 
  2. ^ "Virginia Landmarks Register". Virginia Department of Historic Resources. Retrieved 5 June 2013. 
  3. ^ Ellie Ivanic (July 2010). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory/Nomination: Old Town Hall and School" (PDF). Virginia Department of Historic Resources.  and Accompanying four photos

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