Walton Wait House

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Walton Wait House
Walton Wait House is located in West Virginia
Walton Wait House
Walton Wait House is located in the US
Walton Wait House
Location 1232 Murdoch Ave., Parkersburg, West Virginia
Coordinates 39°16′27″N 81°33′19″W / 39.27417°N 81.55528°W / 39.27417; -81.55528Coordinates: 39°16′27″N 81°33′19″W / 39.27417°N 81.55528°W / 39.27417; -81.55528
Area 0.1 acres (0.040 ha)
Architectural style Greek Revival, Italianate
MPS Downtown Parkersburg MRA
NRHP reference # 82001793[1]
Added to NRHP December 10, 1982

Walton Wait House is a historic home located at Parkersburg, Wood County, West Virginia. It was built between about 1860 and 1870, and is a two-story, frame house in a transitional Greek Revival / Italianate style. It has a gable roof with an intersecting side gable. It was moved to its present location about 1924, with the former front facade now oriented to the rear.[2]

Photo in 2015 of former site of the house

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1982.[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. ^ Eliza Smith and Christina Mann (December 1981). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Walton Wait House" (PDF). State of West Virginia, West Virginia Division of Culture and History, Historic Preservation. Retrieved 2011-09-15.