St. Matthew's Church (Champlain, Virginia)

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St. Matthew's Church
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St. Matthew's Church (Champlain, Virginia) is located in Virginia
St. Matthew's Church (Champlain, Virginia)
St. Matthew's Church (Champlain, Virginia) is located in the US
St. Matthew's Church (Champlain, Virginia)
Location Jct. of VA 17, VA 631, and VA 724, Champlain, Virginia
Coordinates 38°0′57″N 76°59′28″W / 38.01583°N 76.99111°W / 38.01583; -76.99111Coordinates: 38°0′57″N 76°59′28″W / 38.01583°N 76.99111°W / 38.01583; -76.99111
Area 4.3 acres (1.7 ha)
Built 1860 (1860)-1865
Architectural style Greek Revival
NRHP reference # 03001429[1]
VLR # 028-0038
Significant dates
Added to NRHP January 16, 2004
Designated VLR September 10, 2003[2]

St. Matthew's Church is a historic Episcopal church in Champlain, Virginia, United States. It was built between 1860 and 1865, and is a one-story, one bay, gable-end-entry, rectangular brick building. It was consecrated in 1870 and served the residents for 100 years, until its conversion to a general store in 1970.[3]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2004.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ "Virginia Landmarks Register". Virginia Department of Historic Resources. Retrieved 5 June 2013. 
  3. ^ Sarah M. Clarke (March 2003). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory/Nomination: St. Matthew's Church" (PDF). Virginia Department of Historic Resources.  and Accompanying four photos