Location of Henrico County in Virginia
Location of Henrico County in Virginia

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

This is intended to be a complete list of the properties and districts on the National Register of Historic Places in Henrico 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 33 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 April 1, 2022.[2]

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Current listings

[3] Name on the Register[4] Image Date listed[5] Location City or town Description
1 Beth Elon
May 22, 2003
(#03000446)
4600 Nine Mile Rd.
37°32′42″N 77°22′27″W / 37.545°N 77.374167°W / 37.545; -77.374167 (Beth Elon)
Richmond A simplified Queen Anne style house from 1890, that was home of Leslie and Laura Watson, musicians and music teachers in the Richmond area[6]
2 Brook Road Marker, Jefferson Davis Highway
July 24, 2007
(#07000765)
0.2 mi (0.32 km) east of the junction of Hilliard and Brook Rds.
37°36′51″N 77°27′25″W / 37.614222°N 77.457083°W / 37.614222; -77.457083 (Brook Road Marker, Jefferson Davis Highway)
Richmond A marker for the Jefferson Davis Highway, conceived and marked by the United Daughters of the Confederacy, as a counter to the Lincoln Highway in the north, during 1913-1925 in an era of named highway promotion, before numbered U.S. highways were created.[7]
3 Clarke-Palmore House
June 2, 2004
(#04000576)
904 McCoul St.
37°30′19″N 77°24′25″W / 37.505278°N 77.406944°W / 37.505278; -77.406944 (Clarke-Palmore House)
Richmond Brick house built as a farmhouse in 1819 and expanded in 1855; "a reminder of Henrico County's agricultural past."[8]
4 Curles Neck Farm
December 22, 2009
(#09001222)
4705 Curles Neck Rd.
37°23′21″N 77°17′20″W / 37.389167°N 77.288889°W / 37.389167; -77.288889 (Curles Neck Farm)
Henrico Plantation operated continuously as a working farm since 1635. One of the great James River Plantations. Incidentally, site of an airliner's crash-landing in 1951. Plantation house and 156 acres (0.63 km2) are NRHP-listed.[9]
5 Dabbs House March 18, 2020
(#100005104)
3812 Nine Mile Rd.
37°32′37″N 77°22′59″W / 37.543611°N 77.383056°W / 37.543611; -77.383056 (Dabbs House)
Henrico
6 Druin-Horner House
February 25, 2009
(#09000064)
9904 River Rd.
37°35′11″N 77°36′39″W / 37.586389°N 77.610833°W / 37.586389; -77.610833 (Druin-Horner House)
Richmond
7 Edge Hill
March 27, 2008
(#08000243)
1107 Greenview Dr.[10]
37°30′05″N 77°24′12″W / 37.501250°N 77.403333°W / 37.501250; -77.403333 (Edge Hill)
Richmond
8 Emek Sholom Holocaust Memorial Cemetery
February 10, 1999
(#99000072)
4000 Pilots Ln.
37°35′33″N 77°26′14″W / 37.592500°N 77.437222°W / 37.592500; -77.437222 (Emek Sholom Holocaust Memorial Cemetery)
Richmond
9 Emmanuel Church at Brook Hill
February 3, 2000
(#99001720)
1214 Wilmer Ave.
37°36′22″N 77°27′30″W / 37.606111°N 77.458333°W / 37.606111; -77.458333 (Emmanuel Church at Brook Hill)
Henrico A "superb example of late antebellum Gothic Revival ecclesiastical architecture", designed by Rhode Island architect Clifton A. Hall.[11]
10 Farmer's Rest
February 13, 2015
(#15000015)
9341 Varina Rd.
37°24′32″N 77°21′13″W / 37.4088°N 77.3536°W / 37.4088; -77.3536 (Farmer's Rest)
Henrico
11 Flood Marker of 1771
September 22, 1971
(#71000981)
0.8 mi (1.3 km) southeast of the junction of State Routes 5 and 156
37°23′44″N 77°15′25″W / 37.395556°N 77.256944°W / 37.395556; -77.256944 (Flood Marker of 1771)
Richmond
12 Fort Harrison National Cemetery
August 10, 1995
(#95000921)
8620 Varina Rd.
37°25′42″N 77°22′00″W / 37.428333°N 77.366667°W / 37.428333; -77.366667 (Fort Harrison National Cemetery)
Richmond
13 Glendale National Cemetery
February 26, 1996
(#96000026)
State Route 156, 1 mi (1.6 km) south of its junction with Darbytown Rd.
37°26′09″N 77°14′05″W / 37.435833°N 77.234722°W / 37.435833; -77.234722 (Glendale National Cemetery)
Providence Forge
14 Henrico Theatre
November 9, 2005
(#05001226)
305 E. Nine Mile Rd.
37°32′37″N 77°19′32″W / 37.543611°N 77.325556°W / 37.543611; -77.325556 (Henrico Theatre)
Highland Springs An Art Deco style building from 1938.[12]
15 Highland Springs Historic District
May 11, 2018
(#100002440)
W. and E. Nine Mile Rd. and N. and S. Holly Ave.
37°32′46″N 77°19′40″W / 37.546111°N 77.327778°W / 37.546111; -77.327778 (Highland Springs Historic District)
Highland Springs
16 James River and Kanawha Canal Historic District
August 26, 1971
(#71000982)
Extends from Ship Locks to Bosher's Dam
37°33′40″N 77°34′32″W / 37.561111°N 77.575556°W / 37.561111; -77.575556 (James River and Kanawha Canal Historic District)
Richmond
17 James River Steam Brewery Cellars
February 5, 2014
(#13001162)
4920 Old Main St.
37°30′57″N 77°24′57″W / 37.515833°N 77.415833°W / 37.515833; -77.415833 (James River Steam Brewery Cellars)
Richmond
18 Laurel Industrial School Historic District
June 12, 1987
(#87001149)
Northern and southern sides of Hungary Rd., west of Old Staples Mill Rd.
37°38′37″N 77°30′33″W / 37.643611°N 77.509167°W / 37.643611; -77.509167 (Laurel Industrial School Historic District)
Laurel
19 Malvern Hill
November 12, 1969
(#69000248)
Southeast of the junction of State Routes 5 and 156
37°23′50″N 77°14′49″W / 37.397222°N 77.246944°W / 37.397222; -77.246944 (Malvern Hill)
Richmond Site of bloody Battle of Malvern Hill on July 1, 1862. Cruciform-plan house built in 1600s, burned in 1905. Ruins, including end gables and chimney still "perhaps the finest example of seventeenth century diaper brickwork in the state."[13]
20 Mankin Mansion
October 14, 1993
(#93001124)
4300 Oakleys Ln.
37°32′12″N 77°20′49″W / 37.536667°N 77.346944°W / 37.536667; -77.346944 (Mankin Mansion)
Richmond
21 The Markel Building
May 8, 2017
(#100000984)
5310 Markel Rd.
37°35′04″N 77°29′58″W / 37.584444°N 77.499444°W / 37.584444; -77.499444 (The Markel Building)
Richmond
22 Meadow Farm
August 13, 1974
(#74002125)
Mountain and Courtney Rds.
37°40′42″N 77°31′02″W / 37.678472°N 77.517222°W / 37.678472; -77.517222 (Meadow Farm)
Glen Allen
23 Virginia Randolph Cottage
December 2, 1974
(#74002126)
2200 Mountain Rd.
37°39′40″N 77°28′54″W / 37.661111°N 77.481667°W / 37.661111; -77.481667 (Virginia Randolph Cottage)
Glen Allen Home economics building of the Virginia Randolph Training School, a vocational school, where Virginia E. Randolph (1874–1958), who was a black woman, was a teacher and a teacher educator for 55 years. Now a museum commemorating her life. Her gravesite is on the grounds.[14]
24 Redesdale
February 21, 2008
(#08000071)
8603 River Rd.
37°33′56″N 77°33′44″W / 37.565556°N 77.562222°W / 37.565556; -77.562222 (Redesdale)
Richmond
25 Reynolds Metals Company International Headquarters
April 26, 2000
(#00000064)
6601 W. Broad St.
37°36′01″N 77°31′00″W / 37.600278°N 77.516667°W / 37.600278; -77.516667 (Reynolds Metals Company International Headquarters)
Richmond International Style building complex set in a composed landscape, completed in 1958, cited as a prototype for modern suburban office development, and featuring aluminum inside and out.[15]
26 Richmond National Cemetery
October 26, 1995
(#95001183)
1701 Williamsburg Rd.
37°30′52″N 77°23′35″W / 37.514444°N 77.393056°W / 37.514444; -77.393056 (Richmond National Cemetery)
Richmond
27 Rocky Mills
May 13, 2002
(#02000513)
211 Ross Rd.
37°33′57″N 77°33′13″W / 37.565833°N 77.553611°W / 37.565833; -77.553611 (Rocky Mills)
Richmond
28 Sandston Historic District December 7, 2021
(#100007215)
Roughly bounded by Williamsburg Rd., Raines Ave., Berry St., Confederate and Jackson Aves., McClellan St., East Nine Mile Rd., and Garland Ave.
37°31′17″N 77°18′26″W / 37.5214°N 77.3073°W / 37.5214; -77.3073 (Sandston Historic District)
Sandston
29 Seven Pines National Cemetery
October 26, 1995
(#95001182)
400 E. Williamsburg Rd.
37°31′13″N 77°18′07″W / 37.520278°N 77.301944°W / 37.520278; -77.301944 (Seven Pines National Cemetery)
Sandston
30 Tree Hill
October 17, 1974
(#74002127)
State Route 5
37°29′31″N 77°24′42″W / 37.491944°N 77.411667°W / 37.491944; -77.411667 (Tree Hill)
Richmond
31 Varina Plantation
April 29, 1977
(#77001489)
Varina Rd.
37°22′54″N 77°20′09″W / 37.3817°N 77.3358°W / 37.3817; -77.3358 (Varina Plantation)
Varina
32 Walkerton
December 6, 1984
(#84000676)
Mountain Rd.
37°39′54″N 77°29′37″W / 37.665000°N 77.493611°W / 37.665000; -77.493611 (Walkerton)
Glen Allen
33 Woodside
July 24, 1973
(#73002021)
Southwest of Tuckahoe off State Route 157
37°34′20″N 77°37′08″W / 37.572361°N 77.618889°W / 37.572361; -77.618889 (Woodside)
Tuckahoe A Greek Revival villa built in 1858, the countryside home of the Wickham family of Richmond.[16]

See also

References

  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 April 1, 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. ^ Richard C. and Jeanne E. McNeil (September 1, 2002). "National Register of Historic Places Registration: Beth Elon" (PDF). Virginia Historic Landmarks Commission. Retrieved 2010-05-05. and Accompanying photo at Virginia Historic Landmarks Commission, undated
  7. ^ Ruth D. Snead and Virginia Department of Historic Resources staff (2004). "UDC Commemorative Highway Markers along the Jefferson Davis Highway in Virginia". National Park Service.
  8. ^ Susan Reed Smither (January 29, 2004). "National Register of Historic Places Registration: Clarke-Palmore House / Clarke Home" (PDF). Virginia Historic Landmarks Commission. Archived from the original (PDF) on August 3, 2007. Retrieved 2010-05-08. and Accompanying four photos at Virginia Historic Landmarks Commission, undated Archived 2010-05-28 at the Wayback Machine
  9. ^ Nancy W. Kraus (August 26, 2009). "National Register of Historic Places Registration: Curles Neck Farm / DHR File No. 043-0035 / Curles Neck Plantation" (PDF). Virginia Historic Landmarks Commission. Retrieved 2010-05-06. and Accompanying six photos at Virginia Historic Landmarks Commission, undated
  10. ^ Goodwin, Ashley Rowland. National Register of Historic Places Inventory/Nomination: Edge Hill. National Park Service, 2007-09-20, 1.
  11. ^ Virginia Historic Landmarks Commission staff (June 1999). "National Register of Historic Places Registration: Emmanuel Church at Brook Hill" (PDF). Virginia Historic Landmarks Commission. Retrieved 2010-05-06. and Accompanying photo at Virginia Historic Landmarks Commission, undated
  12. ^ Bryan Clark Green and Susan Reed (June 7, 2005). "National Register of Historic Places Registration: Henrico Theatre" (PDF). Virginia Historic Landmarks Commission. Retrieved 2010-05-08. and Accompanying 4 photos at Virginia Historic Landmarks Commission, undated
  13. ^ Virginia Historic Landmarks Commission staff (1967). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory/Nomination: Malvern Hill" (PDF). Virginia Historic Landmarks Commission. Retrieved 2010-05-27. and Accompanying 2 photos at Virginia Historic Landmarks Commission, undated
  14. ^ James Sheire (July 31, 1974), National Register of Historic Places Inventory-Nomination: Virginia E. Randolph Museum - Virginia Cardwell Cottage / Home Economics Cottage (pdf), National Park Service and Accompanying one photo, undated (plus an unrelated photo of Poe Shrine, "oldest house" in Richmond, Virginia) (32 KB)
  15. ^ Mary Harding Sadler and Peter McDearmon Witt (October 1, 1999). "National Register of Historic Places Registration: Reynolds Metals Company International Headquarters" (PDF). Virginia Historic Landmarks Commission. Retrieved 2010-05-08. and Accompanying four photos at Virginia Historic Landmarks Commission, undated
  16. ^ Virginia Historic Landmarks Commission staff (December 1972). "National Register of Historic Places Registration: Woodside" (PDF). Virginia Historic Landmarks Commission. Retrieved 2010-05-08. and Accompanying photo at Virginia Historic Landmarks Commission, undated