Martinsville Historic District

Roughly bounded by VA 457, Danville RR tracks, Clay St., and Market St., Martinsville, Virginia


Street View 

National Register information 

Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on October 30, 1998
Reference number
Architectural styles
Federal; Victorian: Romanesque; Late 19th and 20th Century Revival: Colonial Revival
Areas of significance
Architecture; Commerce; Industry; Politics/Government; Transportation
Level of significance
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Historic functions
Hotel; Business; Specialty store; Professional; Organizational; Financial institution; Department store; Warehouse
Current functions
Multiple dwelling; Business; Professional; Financial institution; Specialty store; Restaurant; Warehouse
Periods of significance
1800-1824; 1825-1849; 1850-1874; 1875-1899; 1900-1924; 1925-1949
Significant years
1824; 1883; 1892
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 94
Contributing sites: 1
Contributing objects: 3
Non-contributing buildings: 25
Non-contributing objects: 1


19th Century (37,859)
Aluminum (1,257)
Brick (42,462)
Built 1824 (103)
Built during 1820s (1,825)
Colonial Revival (5,248)
District (10,518)
Federal (4,600)
George Tucker (1)
Have Street View (46,423)
Late 19th and 20th Century Revival (16,279)
Martinsville, Virginia (7)
Romanesque (2,722)
Victorian (19,698)
Virginia (3,636)

Update Log 

  • January 31, 2020: Updated by Michael Miller: Corrected "GPS Coordinates" and Added "Street View"