Delaware County National Bank

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Delaware County National Bank
Delaware County National Bank building, May 2010
Delaware County National Bank is located in Pennsylvania
Delaware County National Bank
Location 1 W. Third St., Chester, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 39°50′49″N 75°21′34″W / 39.84694°N 75.35944°W / 39.84694; -75.35944Coordinates: 39°50′49″N 75°21′34″W / 39.84694°N 75.35944°W / 39.84694; -75.35944
Area 0.1 acres (0.040 ha)
Built 1882-1884
Architect Welsh, Patrick A.
Architectural style Renaissance
Governing body Private
NRHP Reference # 87001947[1]
Added to NRHP November 5, 1987

Delaware County National Bank is a historic bank building located on Market Square in Chester, Delaware County, Pennsylvania. It was built between 1882 and 1884, and is a 2 1/2-story masonry building in the Renaissance Revival style. It is built of brick and brownstone and has a low hipped slate covered roof. The roof features metal cresting, five projecting decorated chimneys, and four Corinthian order pilasters supporting the front pediment dormer. It was headquarters for the Delaware County National Bank from 1884 to 1930.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1987.[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 William C. Payne and William Sisson (1987). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Delaware County National Bank" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-01-06.