You are here


-A A +A
Early 20th century. Southwest of the church

This wonderfully picturesque group of attached houses, constructed of oversized, dark red brick, has large gables filled with half timbering. Variety is achieved by varying the heights and widths of the gables, and the central one incorporates a full attic story in its expanse. These now-deserted houses, along with the similar Tudor Revival superintendent's residence on a nearby hill, are among the most individualistic coal company buildings in the region.

Writing Credits

S. Allen Chambers Jr.


What's Nearby


S. Allen Chambers Jr., "Housing", [Davy, West Virginia], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—,

If SAH Archipedia has been useful to you, please consider supporting it.

SAH Archipedia tells the story of the United States through its buildings, landscapes, and cities. This freely available resource empowers the public with authoritative knowledge that deepens their understanding and appreciation of the built environment. But the Society of Architectural Historians, which created SAH Archipedia with University of Virginia Press, needs your support to maintain the high-caliber research, writing, photography, cartography, editing, design, and programming that make SAH Archipedia a trusted online resource available to all who value the history of place, heritage tourism, and learning.