Chalfont Historic District

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Chalfont Historic District
Main Street Chalfont.jpg
Main Street in Chalfont
Chalfont Historic District is located in Pennsylvania
Chalfont Historic District
Location Roughly bounded by Chestnut Street Park Avenue, Main Street, Butler Avenue and Sunset Avenue, Chalfont, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 40°17′25″N 75°12′38″W / 40.29028°N 75.21056°W / 40.29028; -75.21056Coordinates: 40°17′25″N 75°12′38″W / 40.29028°N 75.21056°W / 40.29028; -75.21056
Built 1856
Architect Martin, A Oscar,
Architectural style Gothic Revival, Classical Revival
Governing body Private
NRHP Reference # 06001148[1]
Added to NRHP December 18, 2006

The Chalfont Historic District is a national historic district located in a portion of the Borough of Chalfont, Bucks County, Pennsylvania. The district encompasses Main Street (Pennsylvania Route 152) and Butler Avenue (U.S. Route 202) with their American colonial and Victorian-style homes. The district includes 121 contributing buildings and 1 contributing site in the borough of Chalfont. Historic buildings include the Simon Butler Mill House, built in 1730, and the Chalfont train station.[2]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 2006.[1]

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  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2007-01-23. 
  2. ^ ""National Historic Landmarks & National Register of Historic Places in Pennsylvania"" (Searchable database). CRGIS: Cultural Resources Geographic Information System.  Note: This includes David Kimmerly (March 2006). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Chalfont Historic District" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-10-19.