Pendleton County Poor Farm

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Pendleton County Poor Farm
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Pendleton County Poor Farm, October 2013
Pendleton County Poor Farm is located in West Virginia
Pendleton County Poor Farm
Location US 220, Upper Tract, West Virginia
Coordinates 38°44′59″N 79°17′15″W / 38.74972°N 79.28750°W / 38.74972; -79.28750Coordinates: 38°44′59″N 79°17′15″W / 38.74972°N 79.28750°W / 38.74972; -79.28750
Area 1 acre (0.40 ha)
Built 1900
Architectural style Other, Four-square
MPS South Branch Valley MRA
NRHP Reference # 86000775[1]
Added to NRHP January 14, 1986

Pendleton County Poor Farm is a historic poor farm house located at Upper Tract, Pendleton County, West Virginia. It was built about 1900, and is a large, 2 1/2-story frame building. It features a full width front porch and hipped roof with dormers.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1986.[1]


  1. ^ a b Staff (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ Nanette Stevens (n.d.). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Pendleton County Poor Farm" (PDF). State of West Virginia, West Virginia Division of Culture and History, Historic Preservation. Retrieved 2011-09-01.