Newtown Historic District

Roughly bounded by Lewis St. and S. Jefferson Sts., C&O RR, Allegheny and Churchville Aves., incl. Thornrose cemetery, Staunton, Virginia


National Register information 

Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on September 8, 1983
Reference number
Architectural styles
Mid 19th Century Revival; Victorian; Other architectural type; Neo-Classical
Areas of significance
Education; Architecture; Religion
Level of significance
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Historic functions
Religious structure; Single dwelling; School
Current functions
Religious structure; Single dwelling; School; Multiple dwelling
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1875-1899; 1850-1874; 1800-1824; 1750-1799; 1825-1849; 1925-1949
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 414
Contributing sites: 2
Non-contributing buildings: 37


Brick (42,462)
District (10,497)
Have Street View (46,003)
Mid 19th Century Revival (7,958)
Private owner (54,398)
Staunton, Virginia (40)
Victorian (19,698)
Virginia (3,633)

Update Log 

  • October 18, 2016: New Street View added by Michael Miller

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