Waverly Village Hall
Waverly Village Hall, October 2009
|Location||358-360 Broad St., Waverly, New York|
|Area||less than one acre|
|Architect||Pierce, J.H.; Genung, Sherman A.|
|Architectural style||Late Victorian, Victorian Eclectic|
|NRHP reference #||03000600|
|Added to NRHP||July 05, 2003|
Waverly Village Hall is a historic village hall located at Waverly in Tioga County, New York, United States. It is a 3 1⁄2-story brick and masonry building built in 1892. The most dominant feature of the building is the Queen Anne style bell tower.
Waverly is the largest village in Tioga County, New York, United States. It is located southeast of Elmira in the Southern Tier region. This village was incorporated as the southwest part of the town of Barton in 1854. The village name is attributed to Joseph "Uncle Joe" Hallett, founder of its first Fire Department and pillar of the community, who conceived the name by dropping the 2nd "e" from the name of his favorite author's novel, Waverley by Sir Walter Scott. The former village hall is listed on the National Historic Places list.
Tioga County is a county in the U.S. state of New York. As of the 2010 census, the population was 51,125. Its county seat is Owego. Its name derives from an American Indian word meaning "at the forks", describing a meeting place.
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It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2003.
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