Capt. Jacob Shoemaker House

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Capt. Jacob Shoemaker House
Capt Jacob Shoemaker House DWG NPS.jpg
Capt Jacob Shoemaker House, July 2007
Capt. Jacob Shoemaker House is located in Pennsylvania
Capt. Jacob Shoemaker House
Location Off Legislative Route 45012 south of Bushkill, Middle Smithfield Township, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 41°4′51″N 75°1′55″W / 41.08083°N 75.03194°W / 41.08083; -75.03194Coordinates: 41°4′51″N 75°1′55″W / 41.08083°N 75.03194°W / 41.08083; -75.03194
Area 1.8 acres (0.73 ha)
Built c. 1810
Governing body Federal
NRHP Reference # 79000247[1]
Added to NRHP July 17, 1979

Capt. Jacob Shoemaker House is a historic home located in Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area at Middle Smithfield Township, Monroe County, Pennsylvania. It was built about 1810, and is a 1 1/2-story, fieldstone dwelling over a banked stone basement. It has a gable roof with two dormers. The rear of the building has a two-story porch. It was the home of the locally prominent Shoemaker family.[2]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1979.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2010-07-09. 
  2. ^ "National Historic Landmarks & National Register of Historic Places in Pennsylvania" (Searchable database). CRGIS: Cultural Resources Geographic Information System.  Note: This includes Wayne K. Bodle (n.d.). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Capt. Jacob Shoemaker House" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-03-24.