National Register of Historic Places listings in Augusta County, Virginia


This is a list of the National Register of Historic Places listings in Augusta County, Virginia.

Location of Augusta County in Virginia

This is intended to be a complete list of the properties and districts on the National Register of Historic Places in Augusta County, Virginia, United States. The locations of National Register properties and districts for which the latitude and longitude coordinates are included below, may be seen in an online map.[1]

There are 55 properties and districts listed on the National Register in the county, including 1 National Historic Landmark.


          This National Park Service list is complete through NPS recent listings posted August 5, 2022.[2]

Map all coordinates using: OpenStreetMap 
Download coordinates as: KML

Current listingsEdit

[3] Name on the Register[4] Image Date listed[5] Location City or town Description
1 James Alexander House September 16, 1982
(#82004543)
North of Spottswood on Almo Chapel Rd.
37°57′53″N 79°12′12″W / 37.964722°N 79.203333°W / 37.964722; -79.203333 (James Alexander House)
Spottswood
2 Archeological Site No. AU-154 December 13, 1985
(#85003171)
Paine Run Hollow Rd. at the mouth of Paine Run Hollow[6]
38°11′56″N 78°47′44″W / 38.198889°N 78.795556°W / 38.198889; -78.795556 (Archeological Site No. AU-154)
Grottoes
3 Augusta County Training School June 19, 1986
(#86001400)
Cedar Green Rd.
38°08′49″N 79°07′54″W / 38.146944°N 79.131667°W / 38.146944; -79.131667 (Augusta County Training School)
Cedar Green
4 Augusta Military Academy February 10, 1983
(#83003258)
North of Staunton on U.S. Route 11
38°14′16″N 78°58′39″W / 38.237778°N 78.977500°W / 38.237778; -78.977500 (Augusta Military Academy)
Fort Defiance
5 Augusta Stone Church May 9, 1973
(#73001994)
U.S. Route 11
38°14′18″N 78°58′32″W / 38.238333°N 78.975556°W / 38.238333; -78.975556 (Augusta Stone Church)
Fort Defiance
6 Bare House and Mill November 21, 2002
(#02001364)
157 Wilda Rd.
38°01′23″N 79°05′42″W / 38.023056°N 79.095000°W / 38.023056; -79.095000 (Bare House and Mill)
Stuarts Draft
7 Bethel Green August 26, 1982
(#82004539)
Howardsville Rd.
38°02′32″N 79°10′33″W / 38.042222°N 79.175833°W / 38.042222; -79.175833 (Bethel Green)
Greenville
8 Blackrock Springs Site December 13, 1985
(#85003169)
Source of Paine Run[7]
38°12′30″N 78°45′09″W / 38.208333°N 78.752500°W / 38.208333; -78.752500 (Blackrock Springs Site)
Grottoes
9 Chapel Hill November 16, 1978
(#78003006)
East of Mint Spring on White Hill Rd.
38°03′56″N 79°04′17″W / 38.065556°N 79.071389°W / 38.065556; -79.071389 (Chapel Hill)
Mint Spring
10 Clover Mount September 16, 1982
(#82004540)
West of Greenville on Pilson Rd.
37°59′59″N 79°12′23″W / 37.999722°N 79.206389°W / 37.999722; -79.206389 (Clover Mount)
Greenville
11 Coiner House March 30, 1978
(#78003005)
Northwest of Crimora off Rockfish Rd.
38°10′00″N 78°51′54″W / 38.166667°N 78.865000°W / 38.166667; -78.865000 (Coiner House)
Crimora
12 Craigsville School February 27, 1985
(#85000383)
Railroad Ave.
38°04′46″N 79°22′47″W / 38.079444°N 79.379722°W / 38.079444; -79.379722 (Craigsville School)
Craigsville
13 Crimora School February 27, 1985
(#85000384)
New Hope-Crimora Rd.
38°09′18″N 78°51′09″W / 38.155000°N 78.852500°W / 38.155000; -78.852500 (Crimora School)
Crimora
14 Deerfield School June 19, 1986
(#86001402)
Marble Valley Rd.
38°11′41″N 79°24′22″W / 38.194722°N 79.406111°W / 38.194722; -79.406111 (Deerfield School)
Deerfield
15 Estaline Schoolhouse February 27, 1985
(#85000385)
Estaline Valley Rd.
38°03′46″N 79°21′26″W / 38.062778°N 79.357361°W / 38.062778; -79.357361 (Estaline Schoolhouse)
Estaline Valley
16 Folly October 25, 1973
(#73001995)
South of Staunton on U.S. Route 11
38°05′26″N 79°05′41″W / 38.090556°N 79.094722°W / 38.090556; -79.094722 (Folly)
Staunton
17 Glebe Burying Ground October 1, 1985
(#85002722)
South of Swoope on Glebe School Rd.
38°06′34″N 79°13′20″W / 38.109306°N 79.222222°W / 38.109306; -79.222222 (Glebe Burying Ground)
Swoope
18 Glebe Schoolhouse February 27, 1985
(#85000386)
Glebe School Rd.
38°06′37″N 79°13′15″W / 38.110278°N 79.220833°W / 38.110278; -79.220833 (Glebe Schoolhouse)
Summerdean
19 Greenwood-Afton Rural Historic District May 6, 2011
(#11000258)
Roughly 5 miles (8.0 km) to 7 miles (11 km) north and south of Interstate 64
38°01′42″N 78°52′09″W / 38.028333°N 78.869167°W / 38.028333; -78.869167 (Greenwood-Afton Rural Historic District)
Greenwood Boundaries modified on February 8, 2016. Extends into Albemarle and Nelson counties
20 Hanger Mill November 8, 1991
(#91001596)
Junction of U.S. Route 250 and Hangers Mill Rd.
38°13′10″N 79°08′09″W / 38.219444°N 79.135833°W / 38.219444; -79.135833 (Hanger Mill)
Churchville
21 Harnsberger Octagonal Barn July 8, 1982
(#82004541)
Snowflake Mill Rd.
38°15′44″N 78°51′50″W / 38.262361°N 78.863889°W / 38.262361; -78.863889 (Harnsberger Octagonal Barn)
Grottoes
22 Harper House February 1, 2006
(#05001623)
3029 U.S. Route 340
38°02′25″N 79°01′10″W / 38.040139°N 79.019583°W / 38.040139; -79.019583 (Harper House)
Stuarts Draft
23 Intervale February 14, 1985
(#85000296)
Morris Mill Rd.
38°11′52″N 79°11′20″W / 38.197778°N 79.188889°W / 38.197778; -79.188889 (Intervale)
Swoope
24 Long Glade Farm January 22, 1996
(#95001560)
Mt. Solon Rd., south of the junction with Old Quarry Rd.
38°16′54″N 79°04′22″W / 38.281667°N 79.072778°W / 38.281667; -79.072778 (Long Glade Farm)
Mount Solon
25 Maple Front Farm August 16, 2010
(#10000562)
439 Cale Spring Rd.
38°03′33″N 79°14′28″W / 38.059028°N 79.241111°W / 38.059028; -79.241111 (Maple Front Farm)
Middlebrook
26 Middlebrook High School February 27, 1985
(#85000387)
Cherry Grove Rd.
38°03′01″N 79°12′45″W / 38.050278°N 79.212500°W / 38.050278; -79.212500 (Middlebrook High School)
Middlebrook
27 Middlebrook Historic District February 10, 1983
(#83003259)
Junction of State Route 252 and Mish Barn Rd.
38°03′06″N 79°12′48″W / 38.051694°N 79.213333°W / 38.051694; -79.213333 (Middlebrook Historic District)
Middlebrook
28 Middlebrook School February 27, 1985
(#85000388)
Cherry Grove Rd.
38°03′02″N 79°12′44″W / 38.050556°N 79.212222°W / 38.050556; -79.212222 (Middlebrook School)
Middlebrook
29 A. J. Miller House July 8, 1982
(#82004542)
Sinking Springs Rd.
38°01′25″N 79°13′56″W / 38.023611°N 79.232222°W / 38.023611; -79.232222 (A. J. Miller House)
Middlebrook
30 Hannah Miller House May 24, 1979
(#79003028)
North of Mossy Creek off Mossy Creek Rd.
38°21′34″N 79°01′46″W / 38.359444°N 79.029583°W / 38.359444; -79.029583 (Hannah Miller House)
Mossy Creek
31 Henry Miller House May 23, 1979
(#79003029)
East of Mossy Creek on State Route 42
38°21′27″N 79°01′40″W / 38.357500°N 79.027778°W / 38.357500; -79.027778 (Henry Miller House)
Mossy Creek
32 Henry Mish Barn February 10, 1983
(#83003260)
North of Middlebrook on Mish Barn Rd.
38°03′54″N 79°13′30″W / 38.065000°N 79.225000°W / 38.065000; -79.225000 (Henry Mish Barn)
Middlebrook
33 Moffett's Creek Schoolhouse February 27, 1985
(#85000389)
Mt. Hermon Rd.
38°00′10″N 79°18′27″W / 38.002639°N 79.307500°W / 38.002639; -79.307500 (Moffett's Creek Schoolhouse)
Newport
34 Mt. Airy August 22, 2012
(#12000538)
Access road off Technology Dr., southeast of the Augusta County Government Center
38°11′22″N 79°00′44″W / 38.189306°N 79.012361°W / 38.189306; -79.012361 (Mt. Airy)
Verona home of American folk artist Grandma Moses
35 Mt. Meridian Schoolhouse February 27, 1985
(#85000390)
Rockfish Rd.
38°15′35″N 78°51′38″W / 38.259722°N 78.860694°W / 38.259722; -78.860694 (Mt. Meridian Schoolhouse)
Mt. Meridian
36 Mount Pleasant October 30, 1989
(#89001792)
879 Middle River Rd.
38°14′36″N 79°05′10″W / 38.243333°N 79.086111°W / 38.243333; -79.086111 (Mount Pleasant)
Staunton
37 Mt. Sidney Historic District October 30, 1998
(#98001313)
U.S. Route 11, Mt. Sidney School Ln., and Pottery Shop Ln.
38°15′22″N 78°57′36″W / 38.256111°N 78.960000°W / 38.256111; -78.960000 (Mt. Sidney Historic District)
Mt. Sidney
38 Mt. Sidney School February 27, 1985
(#85000391)
U.S. Route 11
38°15′22″N 78°57′43″W / 38.256111°N 78.961944°W / 38.256111; -78.961944 (Mt. Sidney School)
Mt. Sidney
39 Mt. Torry Furnace February 25, 1974
(#74002231)
Southwest of Waynesboro on Mt. Torry Rd. in the George Washington National Forest
37°56′43″N 78°57′53″W / 37.945278°N 78.964722°W / 37.945278; -78.964722 (Mt. Torry Furnace)
Sherando
40 Mt. Zion Schoolhouse February 27, 1985
(#85000392)
Freemason Run Rd.
38°20′13″N 79°07′36″W / 38.336944°N 79.126667°W / 38.336944; -79.126667 (Mt. Zion Schoolhouse)
Mount Solon
41 New Hope High School February 27, 1985
(#85000393)
Battlefield Rd.
38°12′04″N 78°54′14″W / 38.201111°N 78.903889°W / 38.201111; -78.903889 (New Hope High School)
New Hope
42 North River High School February 27, 1985
(#85000394)
State Route 42
38°18′54″N 79°04′45″W / 38.315000°N 79.079167°W / 38.315000; -79.079167 (North River High School)
Moscow
43 Old Providence Stone Church December 5, 1972
(#72001383)
Junction of Spottswood and Old Providence Rds.
37°57′40″N 79°13′35″W / 37.961111°N 79.226250°W / 37.961111; -79.226250 (Old Providence Stone Church)
Spottswood
44 Paine Run Rockshelter December 13, 1985
(#85003170)
Southern side of Paine Run Hollow[8]
38°11′54″N 78°47′34″W / 38.198333°N 78.792778°W / 38.198333; -78.792778 (Paine Run Rockshelter)
Grottoes
45 Lewis Shuey House February 10, 1983
(#83003261)
South of Swoope on Shuey Rd.
38°07′07″N 79°13′38″W / 38.118611°N 79.227361°W / 38.118611; -79.227361 (Lewis Shuey House)
Swoope
46 Skyline Drive Historic District April 28, 1997
(#97000375)
Shenandoah National Park, from the northern entrance station at Front Royal to the southern entrance station at the Rockfish Gap
38°08′32″N 78°46′48″W / 38.142222°N 78.780000°W / 38.142222; -78.780000 (Skyline Drive Historic District)
Luray
47 Sugar Loaf Farm July 9, 1991
(#91000884)
West of the junction of Sugar Loaf and Eidson Creek Rds.
38°06′09″N 79°10′25″W / 38.102500°N 79.173611°W / 38.102500; -79.173611 (Sugar Loaf Farm)
Staunton
48 Swannanoa October 1, 1969
(#69000221)
South of the junction of U.S. Route 250 and the Howardsville Turnpike
38°01′41″N 78°52′08″W / 38.028056°N 78.868889°W / 38.028056; -78.868889 (Swannanoa)
Waynesboro Extends into Nelson County
49 Fannie Thompson House May 11, 2018
(#100002438)
7 Old Staunton Rd.
38°00′20″N 79°09′19″W / 38.005694°N 79.155139°W / 38.005694; -79.155139 (Fannie Thompson House)
Greenville
50 Tinkling Spring Presbyterian Church April 11, 1973
(#73001993)
Tinkling Spring Rd. south of its junction with Lifecore Dr.
38°05′06″N 78°58′57″W / 38.085000°N 78.982500°W / 38.085000; -78.982500 (Tinkling Spring Presbyterian Church)
Fishersville
51 Valley Railroad Stone Bridge November 19, 1974
(#74002105)
South of Jolivue off U.S. Route 11
38°05′22″N 79°04′40″W / 38.089444°N 79.077778°W / 38.089444; -79.077778 (Valley Railroad Stone Bridge)
Jolivue
52 Verona School February 27, 1985
(#85000395)
U.S. Route 11
38°12′15″N 79°00′26″W / 38.204167°N 79.007222°W / 38.204167; -79.007222 (Verona School)
Verona
53 Walker's Creek Schoolhouse February 27, 1985
(#85000396)
Walker Creek Rd.
38°00′57″N 79°19′53″W / 38.015972°N 79.331389°W / 38.015972; -79.331389 (Walker's Creek Schoolhouse)
Newport
54 West View Schoolhouse February 27, 1985
(#85000397)
Broad Run and Westview School Rds.
38°16′04″N 78°54′54″W / 38.267778°N 78.915000°W / 38.267778; -78.915000 (West View Schoolhouse)
Weyers Cave
55 Weyers Cave School February 27, 1985
(#85000398)
State Route 276
38°17′18″N 78°54′32″W / 38.288333°N 78.908889°W / 38.288333; -78.908889 (Weyers Cave School)
Weyers Cave

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ The latitude and longitude information provided in this table was derived originally from the National Register Information System, which has been found to be fairly accurate for about 99% of listings. Some locations in this table may have been corrected to current GPS standards.
  2. ^ National Park Service, United States Department of the Interior, "National Register of Historic Places: Weekly List Actions", retrieved August 5, 2022.
  3. ^ Numbers represent an alphabetical ordering by significant words. Various colorings, defined here, differentiate National Historic Landmarks and historic districts from other NRHP buildings, structures, sites or objects.
  4. ^ "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. April 24, 2008.
  5. ^ The eight-digit number below each date is the number assigned to each location in the National Register Information System database, which can be viewed by clicking the number.
  6. ^ Foss, Robert Ward. Man and Mountain: An Archaeological Overview of the Shenandoah National Park. Thesis U of Virginia, 1977, 66.
  7. ^ Loth, Calder. The Virginia Landmarks Register. 4th ed. Charlottesville: U of Virginia P, 1999, 46.
  8. ^ Foss, Robert Ward. Man and Mountain: An Archaeological Overview of the Shenandoah National Park. Thesis U of Virginia, 1977, 136.