Location of Sussex County in Virginia
Location of Sussex County in Virginia

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

This is intended to be a complete list of the properties and districts on the National Register of Historic Places in Sussex 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 10 properties and districts listed on the National Register in the county.

          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 City or town Description
1 Miles B. Carpenter House
Miles B. Carpenter House
November 13, 1989
U.S. Route 460
37°02′17″N 77°05′38″W / 37.038056°N 77.093889°W / 37.038056; -77.093889 (Miles B. Carpenter House)
2 Chester
December 18, 1970
North of the junction of State Route 35 and Newville Rd.
36°58′19″N 77°10′46″W / 36.972083°N 77.179444°W / 36.972083; -77.179444 (Chester)
3 Purnell Fleetwood House
Purnell Fleetwood House
February 25, 2020
202 E. Main St.
37°02′16″N 77°05′30″W / 37.037778°N 77.091667°W / 37.037778; -77.091667 (Purnell Fleetwood House)
4 Fortsville
September 15, 1970
Southeast of the junction of Grizzard and Fortsville Rds.
36°42′49″N 77°25′08″W / 36.713611°N 77.418889°W / 36.713611; -77.418889 (Fortsville)
Grizzard Straddles the border with Southampton County
5 Glenview
November 26, 2008
13098 Comans Well Rd.
36°52′15″N 77°24′19″W / 36.870833°N 77.405278°W / 36.870833; -77.405278 (Glenview)
Stony Creek
6 Hunting Quarter
Hunting Quarter
April 7, 1995
Hunting Quarter Rd., south of its junction with Poole Rd.
36°52′08″N 77°13′26″W / 36.868750°N 77.223889°W / 36.868750; -77.223889 (Hunting Quarter)
7 Little Town
Little Town
November 18, 1976
West of Littleton on Cool Spring Rd.
36°54′25″N 77°10′17″W / 36.906944°N 77.171389°W / 36.906944; -77.171389 (Little Town)
8 Nottoway Archeological Site (44SX6, 44SX7, 44SX98, 44SX162)
Nottoway Archeological Site (44SX6, 44SX7, 44SX98, 44SX162)
November 3, 1988
Address Restricted
Stony Creek
9 Sussex County Courthouse Historic District
Sussex County Courthouse Historic District
July 24, 1973
Junction of Courthouse and Old Forty Rds.
36°54′55″N 77°16′47″W / 36.915278°N 77.279722°W / 36.915278; -77.279722 (Sussex County Courthouse Historic District)
10 Waverly Downtown Historic District
Waverly Downtown Historic District
May 28, 2013
Generally surrounding W. Main St. from County Dr. west to Coppahaunk Ave.
37°02′09″N 77°05′44″W / 37.035833°N 77.095556°W / 37.035833; -77.095556 (Waverly Downtown Historic District)
Waverly Forty-eight contributing buildings, one contributing site, and two contributing structures.[6]

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.
  6. ^ NPS