Edgemont (Langhorne, Pennsylvania)

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Edgemont
Edgemont HABS Photo.jpg
Edgemont, HABS Photo
Edgemont (Langhorne, Pennsylvania) is located in Pennsylvania
Edgemont (Langhorne, Pennsylvania)
Location North of Langhorne on Bridgetown Road, Middletown Township, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 40°11′30″N 74°55′25″W / 40.19167°N 74.92361°W / 40.19167; -74.92361Coordinates: 40°11′30″N 74°55′25″W / 40.19167°N 74.92361°W / 40.19167; -74.92361
Area 0.1 acres (0.040 ha)
Built c. 1820-1823, c. 1830
Built by Jenks, Charles
Architectural style Federal
Governing body State
NRHP Reference # 77001126[1]
Added to NRHP December 16, 1977

Edgemont, also known as The Jenks Homestead, is a historic home located in Middletown Township, Bucks County, Pennsylvania. It was originally built about 1820-1823, and is a 2 1/2-story, five bay, stuccoed stone dwelling in the Federal style. About 1830, a rear kitchen ell was added and later modified in the 1870s. The house was restored in the 1970s.[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). CRGIS: Cultural Resources Geographic Information System.  Note: This includes Robert S. Miller and Madeline L. Cohen (April 1977). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Edgemont" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-09-29. 

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