Location of Pittsylvania County in Virginia
Location of Pittsylvania County in Virginia

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

This is intended to be a complete list of the properties and districts on the National Register of Historic Places in Pittsylvania 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 21 properties and districts listed on the National Register in the county, including 1 National Historic Landmark. Another 2 properties were once listed but have been removed.


          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 listings

[3] Name on the Register[4] Image Date listed[5] Location City or town Description
1 Berry Hill
Berry Hill
May 6, 1980
(#80004210)
Southwest of Berry Hill
36°32′43″N 79°37′12″W / 36.5452°N 79.6200°W / 36.5452; -79.6200 (Berry Hill)
Berry Hill
2 Bill's Diner
Bill
December 16, 1996
(#96001450)
1 Depot St.
36°49′30″N 79°23′54″W / 36.8250°N 79.3983°W / 36.8250; -79.3983 (Bill's Diner)
Chatham
3 Burnett's Diner
Burnett
December 16, 1996
(#96001451)
19 S. Main St.
36°49′32″N 79°23′53″W / 36.8256°N 79.3981°W / 36.8256; -79.3981 (Burnett's Diner)
Chatham
4 Chatham Historic District
Chatham Historic District
July 13, 2001
(#01000698)
Main, Payne, Pruden, Reid, and Whittle Sts., Lanier Ave., Court Place, and Gilmer Dr.
36°49′33″N 79°23′54″W / 36.8258°N 79.3983°W / 36.8258; -79.3983 (Chatham Historic District)
Chatham
5 Chatham Southern Railway Depot
Chatham Southern Railway Depot
August 24, 2015
(#15000550)
340 Whitehead St.
36°49′15″N 79°24′09″W / 36.8208°N 79.4025°W / 36.8208; -79.4025 (Chatham Southern Railway Depot)
Chatham
6 Clerk's Office
Clerk
July 8, 1982
(#82004580)
Main St.
36°49′34″N 79°24′00″W / 36.8261°N 79.4001°W / 36.8261; -79.4001 (Clerk's Office)
Chatham
7 Phillip Craft House
Phillip Craft House
February 16, 2001
(#01000144)
1381 Old Red Eye Rd.
36°54′13″N 79°27′35″W / 36.9036°N 79.4597°W / 36.9036; -79.4597 (Phillip Craft House)
Chatham Destroyed by fire on April 18, 2017[6]
8 Thomas Claiborne Creasy House
Thomas Claiborne Creasy House
February 17, 2015
(#15000018)
415 S. Main St.
36°56′54″N 79°21′40″W / 36.9483°N 79.3611°W / 36.9483; -79.3611 (Thomas Claiborne Creasy House)
Gretna
9 Gretna Commercial Historic District
Gretna Commercial Historic District
May 28, 2013
(#13000342)
N. and S. Main St., and Henry St.
36°57′07″N 79°21′40″W / 36.9519°N 79.3611°W / 36.9519; -79.3611 (Gretna Commercial Historic District)
Gretna 26 contributing buildings.[7]
10 Hargrave Military Academy
Hargrave Military Academy
January 24, 2020
(#100004652)
200 Military Dr.
36°49′56″N 79°24′00″W / 36.8322°N 79.3999°W / 36.8322; -79.3999 (Hargrave Military Academy)
Chatham
11 Hill Grove School
Hill Grove School
February 25, 2004
(#04000104)
2580 Wards Rd.
37°04′04″N 79°14′57″W / 37.0679°N 79.2493°W / 37.0679; -79.2493 (Hill Grove School)
Hurt
12 Leesville Dam Archeological Site (44PY30) November 2, 1989
(#89001916)
Address Restricted
Altavista
13 Little Cherrystone
Little Cherrystone
November 12, 1969
(#69000269)
North of the junction of State Route 57 and Fairview Rd.
36°49′11″N 79°20′58″W / 36.8197°N 79.3494°W / 36.8197; -79.3494 (Little Cherrystone)
Chatham
14 Locust Hill
Locust Hill
November 27, 2002
(#02001449)
7408 Wards Rd.
37°06′47″N 79°14′41″W / 37.1131°N 79.2447°W / 37.1131; -79.2447 (Locust Hill)
Hurt
15 Mountain View
Mountain View
September 10, 1979
(#79003066)
2 miles south of Chatham on Tight Squeeze Rd.
36°46′56″N 79°24′13″W / 36.7822°N 79.4036°W / 36.7822; -79.4036 (Mountain View)
Chatham
16 Oak Ridge
Oak Ridge
August 28, 2017
(#100001515)
2345 U.S. Route 311
36°34′52″N 79°32′43″W / 36.5811°N 79.5453°W / 36.5811; -79.5453 (Oak Ridge)
Danville
17 Pittsylvania County Courthouse
Pittsylvania County Courthouse
October 29, 1981
(#81000643)
U.S. Route 29 Business
36°49′35″N 79°23′54″W / 36.8264°N 79.3983°W / 36.8264; -79.3983 (Pittsylvania County Courthouse)
Chatham
18 Southside High School August 7, 2020
(#100005430)
200 Blairs Middle School Cir.
36°41′20″N 79°22′16″W / 36.6888°N 79.3711°W / 36.6888; -79.3711 (Southside High School)
Blairs Now the middle school?
19 Windsor
Windsor
July 30, 1980
(#80004211)
Mountain Run Rd.[8]
36°32′49″N 79°38′25″W / 36.5469°N 79.6403°W / 36.5469; -79.6403 (Windsor)
Cascade
20 Yates Tavern
Yates Tavern
December 19, 1974
(#74002143)
South of Gretna on U.S. Route 29 Business
36°56′08″N 79°22′01″W / 36.9356°N 79.3669°W / 36.9356; -79.3669 (Yates Tavern)
Gretna
21 John and Nancy Yeatts House
John and Nancy Yeatts House
March 25, 2009
(#09000173)
Emery Rd.
36°53′39″N 79°25′40″W / 36.8943°N 79.4278°W / 36.8943; -79.4278 (John and Nancy Yeatts House)
Chatham

Former listings

[3] Name on the Register Image Date listedDate removed Location City or town Description
1 Oak Hill
Oak Hill
December 28, 1979
(#79003068)
March 19, 2001 VA 863
Oak Ridge Destroyed by fire in 1988
2 Woodlawn
Woodlawn
May 26, 2005
(#05000478)
February 21, 2017 5321 Henrys Mill Rd.
36°46′31″N 79°09′48″W / 36.775278°N 79.163333°W / 36.775278; -79.163333 (Woodlawn)
Vernon Hill

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 August 5, 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. ^ "Historical building burns". The News & Advance 2017-04-20: C1, C3: C1.
  7. ^ NPS
  8. ^ Virginia Historic Landmarks Commission Staff. National Register of Historic Places Inventory/Nomination: Windsor. National Park Service, 1980-04, 7.