Location of Martinsville in Virginia
Location of Martinsville in Virginia

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

This is intended to be a complete list of the properties and districts on the National Register of Historic Places in the independent city of Martinsville, 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 a Google map.[1]

There are 8 properties and districts listed on the National Register in the city.

          This National Park Service list is complete through NPS recent listings posted May 13, 2022.[2]

Map all coordinates using: OpenStreetMap  Download coordinates as: KML

Current listings

[3] Name on the Register[4] Image Date listed[5] Location Description
1 John Waddey Carter House
John Waddey Carter House
November 3, 1988
324 E. Church St.
36°41′18″N 79°51′55″W / 36.688333°N 79.865278°W / 36.688333; -79.865278 (John Waddey Carter House)
Designed by architect George Franklin Barber
2 Dry Bridge School
Dry Bridge School
February 25, 2009
1005 Jordan St.
36°41′31″N 79°50′55″W / 36.692083°N 79.848750°W / 36.692083; -79.848750 (Dry Bridge School)
3 East Church Street-Starling Avenue Historic District
East Church Street-Starling Avenue Historic District
September 6, 2006
Brown St., E. Church St., Cleveland Ave., Letcher Court, E. Market St., Scuffle Hill, and Starling Ave.
36°41′18″N 79°51′51″W / 36.688333°N 79.864167°W / 36.688333; -79.864167 (East Church Street-Starling Avenue Historic District)
4 Fayette Street Historic District
Fayette Street Historic District
May 2, 2007
Fayette St. and side streets roughly bounded by Market, W. Church, Memorial and Swanson Sts.
36°41′33″N 79°52′54″W / 36.692489°N 79.881542°W / 36.692489; -79.881542 (Fayette Street Historic District)
5 Little Post Office
Little Post Office
February 21, 1997
207 Starling Ave.
36°41′05″N 79°51′56″W / 36.684861°N 79.865556°W / 36.684861; -79.865556 (Little Post Office)
6 Martinsville Historic District
Martinsville Historic District
October 30, 1998
Roughly bounded by State Route 457, the former Danville Railroad tracks, Clay St., and Market St.
36°41′30″N 79°52′21″W / 36.691667°N 79.872500°W / 36.691667; -79.872500 (Martinsville Historic District)
7 Martinsville Novelty Corporation Factory
Martinsville Novelty Corporation Factory
May 21, 2010
900 Rives Rd.
36°40′36″N 79°51′41″W / 36.676667°N 79.861389°W / 36.676667; -79.861389 (Martinsville Novelty Corporation Factory)
8 Scuffle Hill
Scuffle Hill
February 21, 1997
311 E. Church St.
36°41′22″N 79°51′57″W / 36.689444°N 79.865972°W / 36.689444; -79.865972 (Scuffle Hill)

See also


  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 May 13, 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.