Peck-Crim-Chesser House

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Peck-Crim-Chesser House
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Peck-Crim-Chesser House is located in West Virginia
Peck-Crim-Chesser House
Peck-Crim-Chesser House is located in the US
Peck-Crim-Chesser House
Location 14 N. Walnut St., Philippi, West Virginia
Coordinates 39°9′12″N 80°2′21″W / 39.15333°N 80.03917°W / 39.15333; -80.03917Coordinates: 39°9′12″N 80°2′21″W / 39.15333°N 80.03917°W / 39.15333; -80.03917
Area 0.5 acres (0.20 ha)
Built 1884 (1884)
Architectural style Late Victorian
Part of Philippi Historic District (#90001241)
NRHP Reference #


Significant dates
Added to NRHP August 23, 1984
Designated CP August 29, 1990

The Peck-Crim-Chesser House is a historic home located at Philippi, Barbour County, West Virginia, US. It was built in 1884, and is a large, two-story red brick house on a limestone foundation. It features highly pitched multiple gables and tall chimneys with corbeled caps. The house is a significant local example of Late Victorian architecture, and was for many years associated with descendants and members of the locally prominent Peck and Crim families.[2]

The house was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1984.[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. ^ Peggy Chesser Hadley (February 1984). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Peck-Crim-Chesser House" (PDF). State of West Virginia, West Virginia Division of Culture and History, Historic Preservation. Retrieved 2011-06-02.