Cotton and Maple Streets School

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Cotton and Maple Streets School
Cotton Maple School Reading.jpg
Cotton and Maple Streets School, April 2011
Cotton and Maple Streets School is located in Pennsylvania
Cotton and Maple Streets School
Location Cotton and Maple Sts., Reading, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 40°19′42″N 75°55′5″W / 40.32833°N 75.91806°W / 40.32833; -75.91806Coordinates: 40°19′42″N 75°55′5″W / 40.32833°N 75.91806°W / 40.32833; -75.91806
Area 0.2 acres (0.081 ha)
Built 1902-1903
Built by Meinholz, George
Architect Head, Hiram S.
Architectural style Romanesque, Other, Richardsonian Romanesque
Governing body Private
NRHP Reference # 86001676[1]
Added to NRHP July 17, 1986

Cotton and Maple Streets School is a historic school building located at Reading, Berks County, Pennsylvania. It was built in 1902-1903, and is a two-story, brick and sandstone building in the Richardsonian Romanesque style. It features terra cotta decorative elements and measures 210 feet by 201 feet. It has a rear service wing. The building became a clubhouse in the 1940s.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1986.[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 George E. Thomas (March 1986). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Cotton and Maple Streets School" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-09-08.