Deery Family Homestead

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Deery Family Homestead
George Deery Chesco.JPG
George Deery House, March 2011
Deery Family Homestead is located in Pennsylvania
Deery Family Homestead
Location West of Phoenixville, West Vincent Township, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 40°6′47″N 75°36′32″W / 40.11306°N 75.60889°W / 40.11306; -75.60889Coordinates: 40°6′47″N 75°36′32″W / 40.11306°N 75.60889°W / 40.11306; -75.60889
Area 115 acres (47 ha)
Built 1750
Governing body Private
NRHP Reference # 77001153[1]
Added to NRHP December 23, 1977

Deery Family Homestead is a historic farm and national historic district located in West Vincent Township, Chester County, Pennsylvania. The district includes 10 contributing buildings on a self-sustaining family compound. The buildings include the following on the Main Farm: the main house, large stone and frame bank barn (1819), and stone and frame wagon shed. On the Henry Derry Farm are the main house, smaller house, root cellar, large stone bank barn, and two small stone buildings. The district also includes the George Deery House (bef. 1819) and Tenant House.[2]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1977.[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). ARCH: Pennsylvania's Historic Architecture & Archaeology. Retrieved 2012-11-02.  Note: This includes Estelle Cremers, F. Langdon Edmunds, Eleanor M. Mprris, and J. Kelly Murphy, III (August 1976). "National Register of Historic Places Nomination Form: Deery Family Homestead" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-11-20.