Whitescarver Hall

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Whitescarver Hall
Whitescarver Hall.jpg
Whitescarver Hall, between November 1989 and February 1990
Whitescarver Hall is located in West Virginia
Whitescarver Hall
Whitescarver Hall is located in the US
Whitescarver Hall
Location Circle Dr. on the Alderson Broaddus University campus, Philippi, West Virginia
Coordinates 39°9′36″N 80°2′26″W / 39.16000°N 80.04056°W / 39.16000; -80.04056Coordinates: 39°9′36″N 80°2′26″W / 39.16000°N 80.04056°W / 39.16000; -80.04056
Area 2.5 acres (1.0 ha)
Built 1912
Built by S. T. H. Holt
Architect Holmboe & Lafferty
Architectural style Classical Revival
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Added to NRHP February 5, 1990

Whitescarver Hall is a historic dormitory building located on the campus of Alderson Broaddus University at Philippi, Barbour County, West Virginia, United States. It was built in 1911–1912, and is a three-story white brick building in the Neoclassical style. It measures 40 feet by 90 feet. It features a hipped roof covered in red tile and four classical pilaster topped with Ionic order capitals.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1990.[1]

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  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2009-03-13). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ James W. Daddysman (June 1989). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Whitescarver Hall" (PDF). State of West Virginia, West Virginia Division of Culture and History, Historic Preservation. Retrieved 2011-06-02. 

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