Walters House (Morgantown, West Virginia)

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Walters House
Walters House (Morgantown, West Virginia) south corner.jpg
The house from Willey Street
Walters House (Morgantown, West Virginia) is located in West Virginia
Walters House (Morgantown, West Virginia)
Location 221 Willey St., Morgantown, West Virginia
Coordinates 39°37′55.67″N 79°57′12.42″W / 39.6321306°N 79.9534500°W / 39.6321306; -79.9534500Coordinates: 39°37′55.67″N 79°57′12.42″W / 39.6321306°N 79.9534500°W / 39.6321306; -79.9534500
Area less than one acre
Architectural style Queen Anne
Governing body Private
NRHP Reference # 83003246[1]
Added to NRHP August 18, 1983

Walters House, also as Stone, Gallagher and Byrne Law Offices is a historic home located in Morgantown, Monongalia County, West Virginia. It was built about 1900-1901, and is a brick Queen Anne style brick dwelling. It features a three-story tower in the southeast corner topped with a wrought-iron balustrade. It was a single family home until 1931, after which it was a boarding house, fraternity house, home of the University Christian Council, and law offices.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1983. It is located in the Downtown Morgantown Historic District, listed in 1996.[1]


  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2009-03-13. 
  2. ^ Stone, Gallagher & Bryne (May 1983). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Walters House" (PDF). State of West Virginia, West Virginia Division of Culture and History, Historic Preservation. Retrieved 2011-08-18.