Hillside (Charles Town, West Virginia)

Hillside (Charles Town, West Virginia)

Infobox_nrhp | name =Hillside
nrhp_type =

caption =
nearest_city= Charles Town, West Virginia
lat_degrees = 39
lat_minutes = 15
lat_seconds = 47
lat_direction = N
long_degrees = 77
long_minutes = 52
long_seconds = 5
long_direction = W
locmapin = West Virginia
area =
built =1799
architect= Helm,William
architecture= Colonial, Federal
added = December 12, 1985cite web|url=http://www.nr.nps.gov/|title=National Register Information System|date=2008-04-15|work=National Register of Historic Places|publisher=National Park Service]
governing_body = Private

Hillside, also known as Little Elmington, is a 1-1/2 story brick house near Charles Town, West Virginia dating to "circa" 1798-1800. The house possesses a striking two-story gallery supported by five large round columns. The property includes a rubblestone barn and spring house. The house's name referes to its construction into the natural hillside in a manner similar to that of a bank barn, with the principal entry on the upper, uphill level.citation|title=PDFlink| [http://www.wvculture.org/shpo/nr/pdf/jefferson/85003521.pdf National Register of Historic Places Nomination: Hillside] |4.11 MB|date=April 2, 1984 |author=Michael J. Pauley|publisher=National Park Service]


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