Barcroft Community House

Barcroft Community House (HM128T)

Location: Arlington, VA 22204 Arlington County
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N 38° 51.577', W 77° 6.607'

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The Barcroft Community house was constructed in 1908 as a branch chapel of the Methodist church. It was sold in 1914 to the neighborhood civic association, the Barcroft School and Civic League. The building served as the Barcroft neighborhood public school from 1908 until 1925. It was a one-room schoolhouse until the 1913 rear addition allowed for a second schoolroom. The front porch, indoor stage and plumbing were added after 1925. The Barcroft School and Civic League continues to own and use the Community House for neighborhood activities and meetings. In 1995, the site was listed in the National Register of Historic Places.
HM NumberHM128T
Year Placed1999
Placed ByArlington County, Virginia
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, September 21st, 2014 at 1:02am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 316911 N 4303314
Decimal Degrees38.85961667, -77.11011667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 51.577', W 77° 6.607'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 51' 34.62" N, 77° 6' 36.42" W
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Area Code(s)703
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 800 S Buchanan St, Arlington VA 22204, US
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