Tucker County Bank Building

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Tucker County Bank Building
Tucker County Bank Building.jpg
From 1st Street, looking North
Tucker County Bank Building is located in West Virginia
Tucker County Bank Building
Tucker County Bank Building is located in the US
Tucker County Bank Building
Location 1000 Walnut St., Parsons, West Virginia
Coordinates 39°05′49.1″N 79°40′47.2″W / 39.096972°N 79.679778°W / 39.096972; -79.679778Coordinates: 39°05′49.1″N 79°40′47.2″W / 39.096972°N 79.679778°W / 39.096972; -79.679778
Area less than one acre
Built 1901
Architectural style Romanesque Revival
NRHP reference #

10000579

[1]
Added to NRHP August 26, 2010

Tucker County Bank Building is a historic bank building located at Parsons, Tucker County, West Virginia. It was built in 1901, and is a three-story brick commercial building with a rusticated ashlar base and accents in the Romanesque Revival style. It features a corner turret with angled entrance. The building housed the Tucker County Bank until 1969. Over time, it also housed a Masonic Lodge, the Board of Education, a telephone company, doctor’s offices, law firms, insurance agencies, a bus depot, a soda fountain and a drug store.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2010.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "National Register of Historic Places Listings". Weekly List of Actions Taken on Properties: 8/23/10 through 8/27/10. National Park Service. 2010-09-03. 
  2. ^ Michael J. Mills (January 2010). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Tucker County Bank Building" (PDF). State of West Virginia, West Virginia Division of Culture and History, Historic Preservation. Retrieved 2011-07-09.