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West End Historic District (Suffolk, Virginia)

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Built  c. 1865 (1865)
Area  31 ha
VLR #  133-5040
West End Historic District (Suffolk, Virginia)
Location  Roughly bounded by Causey Ave., Seaboard Coast Lines RR tracks, Pender St., Wellons St., Linden Ave., and RR tracks; Roughly bounded by Wellons, Washington & Smith Sts., Suffolk, Virginia
Architectural style  Late Victorian, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Queen Anne
NRHP Reference #  03001433, 04001277 (Boundary Increase)
Added to NRHP  January 16, 2004, November 27, 2004 (Boundary Increase)

West End Historic District is a national historic district located at Suffolk, Virginia. The district encompasses 201 contributing buildings and 93 contributing structures in a primarily residential section of the city of Suffolk. The district includes buildings dating from the last decade of the 19th century through the first four decades of the 20th century in a variety of popular architectural styles including Queen Anne and Folk Victorian. The residences were developed to support the growing upper-, middle-, and working-class populations. Notable buildings include the J. C. Causey, Jr. House, Oxford United Methodist Church (1922), and West End Baptist Church (1938).

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 2003, with a boundary increase in 2004.


West End Historic District (Suffolk, Virginia) Wikipedia