Fleming-Watson Historic District

Approx. bounded by Fairmont Ave., Second, Fay Sts., Apple Ct, Green, Emerson Sts., Coleman Ave., Seventh St., Outlook, Fairmont, West Virginia


High Gate Carriage House

HABS No. WV-256-1

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National Register information 

Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on November 29, 2001
Reference number
NR name
Fleming--Watson Historic District
Architectural styles
Victorian: Italianate; Victorian: Romanesque; et al.
Areas of significance
Architecture; Community Planning and Development
Level of significance
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Historic functions
Single dwelling; Multiple dwelling; Secondary structure; School; Department store; Road-related; Religious structure
Current functions
Single dwelling; Multiple dwelling; Secondary structure; Road-related; Department store; Religious structure; Mortuary
Periods of significance
1850-1874; 1875-1899; 1900-1924; 1925-1949; 1950-1974
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 365
Contributing structures: 1
Non-contributing buildings: 58


A.C. Lyons (1)
Brick (42,462)
District (10,481)
Fairmont, West Virginia (14)
George Giffon (1)
Have Street View (45,646)
Italianate (5,109)
Marion County, West Virginia (36)
Private owner (54,398)
Romanesque (2,722)
Sandstone (4,861)
Stone (26,160)
Victorian (19,698)
West Virginia (1,923)

Update Log 

  • January 6, 2015: Updated by Michael Miller: Added "Street View", Corrected "GPS Coordinates" and Imported Photo
  • January 6, 2015: New Street View added by Michael Miller