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This is a list of the National Register of Historic Places listings in Mathews County, Virginia.

This is intended to be a complete list of the properties and districts on the National Register of Historic Places in Mathews County, Virginia, United States. The locations of National Register properties and districts for which the latitude and longitude coordinates are included below, may be seen in a Google map.

There are 14 properties and districts listed on the National Register in the county.

This National Park Service list is complete through NPS recent listings posted March 31, 2017.

Current listings

Name on the Register Image Date listed Location City or town Description
1 Billups House
Billups House
March 26, 1980
(#80004199)
East of Moon
37°26′31″N 76°17′11″W / 37.441944°N 76.286389°W / 37.441944; -76.286389 (Billups House)
Moon
2 Fort Cricket Hill
Fort Cricket Hill
June 15, 1970
(#70000811)
East of the Gwynn's Island bridge
37°29′15″N 76°18′22″W / 37.487500°N 76.306111°W / 37.487500; -76.306111 (Fort Cricket Hill)
Hudgins Revolutionary War fortifications
3 Hesse
February 12, 1974
(#74002137)
East of Cobbs Creek off VA 631
37°30′49″N 76°21′37″W / 37.513611°N 76.360278°W / 37.513611; -76.360278 (Hesse)
Blakes
4 The Lane Hotel
The Lane Hotel
March 1, 2011
(#11000065)
68 Church St.
37°26′03″N 76°19′19″W / 37.434167°N 76.322083°W / 37.434167; -76.322083 (The Lane Hotel)
Mathews
5 Mathews County Courthouse Square
Mathews County Courthouse Square
August 18, 1977
(#77001491)
VA 611
37°26′00″N 76°19′20″W / 37.433333°N 76.322222°W / 37.433333; -76.322222 (Mathews County Courthouse Square)
Mathews
6 Methodist Tabernacle
Methodist Tabernacle
May 21, 1975
(#75002024)
Southeast of Mathews on VA 611 at junction with VA 644
37°25′19″N 76°17′47″W / 37.421944°N 76.296389°W / 37.421944; -76.296389 (Methodist Tabernacle)
Mathews
7 New Point Comfort Lighthouse
New Point Comfort Lighthouse
March 1, 1973
(#73002037)
Junction of Chesapeake Bay and Mobjack Bay
37°18′04″N 76°16′40″W / 37.301111°N 76.277778°W / 37.301111; -76.277778 (New Point Comfort Lighthouse)
New Point
8 Old Thomas James Store
Old Thomas James Store
March 28, 2008
(#08000244)
Main & Maple Sts.
37°26′01″N 76°19′14″W / 37.433611°N 76.320417°W / 37.433611; -76.320417 (Old Thomas James Store)
Mathews Court House
9 Poplar Grove Mill and House
November 12, 1969
(#69000259)
Southwest of junction of Rtes. 14 and 613
37°23′54″N 76°20′07″W / 37.398333°N 76.335278°W / 37.398333; -76.335278 (Poplar Grove Mill and House)
Williams
10 Riverlawn
Riverlawn
August 22, 2012
(#12000543)
134 Williamsdale Lane
37°24′36″N 76°20′30″W / 37.410000°N 76.341667°W / 37.410000; -76.341667 (Riverlawn)
Mathews
11 Sibley's and James Store Historic District
Sibley's and James Store Historic District
March 24, 2010
(#10000093)
239 Main St. (Main and Maple Sts.)
37°26′01″N 76°19′15″W / 37.433611°N 76.320833°W / 37.433611; -76.320833 (Sibley's and James Store Historic District)
Mathews
12 Springdale
Springdale
May 23, 2013
(#13000339)
1108 New Point Comfort Hwy.
37°25′20″N 76°19′41″W / 37.422222°N 76.328056°W / 37.422222; -76.328056 (Springdale)
Mathews
13 B. Williams & Co. Store
B. Williams & Co. Store
June 3, 2009
(#09000394)
1030 Williams Wharf Rd.
37°24′15″N 76°20′43″W / 37.404167°N 76.345278°W / 37.404167; -76.345278 (B. Williams & Co. Store)
Mathews
14 Wolf Trap Light Station
Wolf Trap Light Station
December 2, 2002
(#02001434)
Southeast of New Point Comfort
37°13′49″N 76°11′24″W / 37.230278°N 76.190000°W / 37.230278; -76.190000 (Wolf Trap Light Station)
Poquoson East

Former listings

Name on the Register Image Date listed Date removed Location City or town Summary
1 Donk's Theatre
Donk's Theatre
January 28, 2011
(#10001185)
February 7, 2017
259 Buckley Hall Rd.
37°28′18″N 76°19′35″W / 37.471528°N 76.326389°W / 37.471528; -76.326389 (Donk's Theatre)
Hudgins
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