William Goering House, 701 Main Street, Wheeling, Ohio County, WV
Significance: This Second Empire Style house was built about 1883. It has a high mansard roof, dormer windows and is asymmetrically massed. It is a gracious house with careful interior detailing. It was built for William Goering, an immigrant to the United States from Germany, who served as a bookkeeper and cashier for German-American companies located in Wheeling.
Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: FN-47
Survey number: HABS WV-206
Building/structure dates: ca. 1883 Initial Construction