Location of Northampton County in Virginia
Location of Northampton County in Virginia

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

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

There are 27 properties and districts listed on the National Register in the county, including 2 National Historic Landmarks. Another 3 properties were once listed but have been removed.


          This National Park Service list is complete through NPS recent listings posted April 15, 2022.[2]

Map all coordinates using: OpenStreetMap  Download coordinates as: KML

Current listings

[3] Name on the Register[4] Image Date listed[5] Location City or town Description
1 Almshouse Farm at Machipongo
April 1, 2002
(#02000317)
12402 U.S. Route 13
37°24′16″N 75°54′18″W / 37.404444°N 75.905000°W / 37.404444; -75.905000 (Almshouse Farm at Machipongo)
Machipongo
2 Arlington Archeological Site
May 12, 2008
(#08000422)
Address Restricted
Capeville
3 Benjamin's Department Store
May 10, 2006
(#06000367)
3327 Main St.
37°31′49″N 75°49′20″W / 37.530278°N 75.822222°W / 37.530278; -75.822222 (Benjamin's Department Store)
Exmore
4 James Brown's Dry Goods Store
April 1, 2002
(#02000321)
16464 Courthouse Rd.
37°21′07″N 75°56′48″W / 37.351944°N 75.946667°W / 37.351944; -75.946667 (James Brown's Dry Goods Store)
Eastville
5 Brownsville
February 26, 1970
(#70000819)
East of the junction of Seaside and Brownsville Rds.
37°28′24″N 75°49′24″W / 37.473333°N 75.823333°W / 37.473333; -75.823333 (Brownsville)
Nassawadox
6 Cape Charles Historic District
January 3, 1991
(#90002122)
Roughly bounded by Washington, Bay, and Mason Aves., and Fig St.
37°16′11″N 76°00′59″W / 37.269722°N 76.016389°W / 37.269722; -76.016389 (Cape Charles Historic District)
Cape Charles
7 Cape Charles Light Station
June 23, 2003
(#03000569)
Smith Island
37°07′22″N 75°54′24″W / 37.122778°N 75.906667°W / 37.122778; -75.906667 (Cape Charles Light Station)
Kiptopeke
8 Cessford
January 16, 2004
(#03001441)
16546 Courthouse Rd.
37°20′59″N 75°56′53″W / 37.349861°N 75.948056°W / 37.349861; -75.948056 (Cessford)
Eastville
9 John W. Chandler House
November 27, 2004
(#04001270)
3342 Main St.
37°31′48″N 75°49′24″W / 37.530000°N 75.823333°W / 37.530000; -75.823333 (John W. Chandler House)
Exmore
10 Custis Tombs
April 17, 1970
(#70000815)
Arlington Chase Rd.
37°13′45″N 76°00′13″W / 37.229028°N 76.003750°W / 37.229028; -76.003750 (Custis Tombs)
Cheapside
11 Eastville Historic District
October 1, 2009
(#09000795)
Area includes U.S. Route 13, Old Town Neck Dr., Courthouse Rd., Willow Oak Rd., Rockefellow La., and Stumptown Dr.
37°21′10″N 75°56′44″W / 37.352778°N 75.945556°W / 37.352778; -75.945556 (Eastville Historic District)
Eastville
12 Eastville Mercantile
January 20, 2005
(#04001540)
16429 Courthouse Rd.
37°21′10″N 75°56′46″W / 37.352694°N 75.946111°W / 37.352694; -75.946111 (Eastville Mercantile)
Eastville
13 Eyre Hall
November 12, 1969
(#69000265)
West of U.S. Route 13
37°18′48″N 75°58′54″W / 37.313333°N 75.981667°W / 37.313333; -75.981667 (Eyre Hall)
Cheriton
14 Glebe of Hungar's Parish
February 26, 1970
(#70000817)
Northwest of the junction of Glebe and Church Neck Rds.
37°27′38″N 75°57′34″W / 37.460556°N 75.959444°W / 37.460556; -75.959444 (Glebe of Hungar's Parish)
Franktown
15 Grapeland
May 6, 1980
(#80004207)
Grapeland Circle, north of Wardtown[6]
37°32′40″N 75°52′54″W / 37.544444°N 75.881667°W / 37.544444; -75.881667 (Grapeland)
Wardtown
16 Hungars Church
October 15, 1970
(#70000813)
East of the junction of Bayside and Church Neck Rds.
37°26′47″N 75°55′26″W / 37.446250°N 75.923889°W / 37.446250; -75.923889 (Hungars Church)
Bridgetown
17 Kendall Grove
June 21, 1982
(#82004576)
Kendall Grove Rd.
37°22′56″N 75°56′34″W / 37.382222°N 75.942778°W / 37.382222; -75.942778 (Kendall Grove)
Eastville
18 Northampton County Courthouse Historic District
April 13, 1972
(#72001410)
East along U.S. Route 13 and extending 0.1 miles (0.16 km) to the west, north, and south from its intersection with Willow Oak Rd.
37°21′12″N 75°56′48″W / 37.353333°N 75.946667°W / 37.353333; -75.946667 (Northampton County Courthouse Historic District)
Eastville
19 Northampton Lumber Company Historic District
May 29, 2008
(#08000480)
Junction of U.S. Route 13 and Mill St.
37°28′24″N 75°51′30″W / 37.473333°N 75.858333°W / 37.473333; -75.858333 (Northampton Lumber Company Historic District)
Nassawadox
20 Oak Grove February 4, 1993
(#93000006)
Northern side of Old Town Neck Dr., 1 mile (1.6 km) west of the junction with US 13
37°23′16″N 75°57′23″W / 37.387778°N 75.956389°W / 37.387778; -75.956389 (Oak Grove)
Eastville
21 Pear Valley
November 12, 1969
(#69000266)
South of the junction of Wilsonia Neck and Pear Cottage Drs.
37°23′48″N 75°55′22″W / 37.396667°N 75.922778°W / 37.396667; -75.922778 (Pear Valley)
Eastville
22 Selma
May 10, 2006
(#06000368)
16237 Courthouse Rd.
37°21′25″N 75°56′32″W / 37.357083°N 75.942222°W / 37.357083; -75.942222 (Selma)
Eastville
23 Stratton Manor
November 28, 1980
(#80004206)
Southeast of Cape Charles off Parsons Circle
37°15′42″N 75°59′00″W / 37.261528°N 75.983333°W / 37.261528; -75.983333 (Stratton Manor)
Cape Charles
24 Upper Ridge Site August 23, 2005
(#05000914)
Atlantic Ocean beach[7]
37°13′19″N 75°53′04″W / 37.221944°N 75.884444°W / 37.221944; -75.884444 (Upper Ridge Site)
Mockhorn Island
25 Vaucluse
September 15, 1970
(#70000814)
South of the junction of Church Neck and Sparrow Pt. Rds.
37°25′05″N 75°58′23″W / 37.418056°N 75.973056°W / 37.418056; -75.973056 (Vaucluse)
Bridgetown
26 Westerhouse House November 19, 1974
(#74002139)
West of Bridgetown off Church Neck Rd.
37°26′52″N 75°58′06″W / 37.447639°N 75.968472°W / 37.447639; -75.968472 (Westerhouse House)
Bridgetown
27 Winona
October 1, 1969
(#69000264)
Southwest of the junction of Glebe and Church Neck Rds.
37°26′25″N 75°56′08″W / 37.440139°N 75.935556°W / 37.440139; -75.935556 (Winona)
Bridgetown

Former listings

[3] Name on the Register Image Date listedDate removed Location City or town Description
1 Caserta
February 26, 1970
(#70000816)
March 19, 2001 NW of junction of Routes 630 and US 13
Eastville Destroyed by fire in 1975
2 Somers House
February 26, 1970
(#70000818)
June 10, 2005 SE of jct. of Rtes. 183 and 691
Jamesville Demolished
3 Westover
June 28, 1982
(#82004577)
March 19, 2001 VA 630
Eastville Destroyed by fire

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 15, 2022.
  3. ^ a b 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. ^ Location derived from its coordinates; the NRIS lists the site as "Address Restricted" but provides coordinates
  7. ^ Egloff, Keith T. National Register of Historic Places Inventory/Nomination: Upper Ridge Site. National Park Service, 2005-05, 20.