Gen. John Lacey Homestead

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Gen. John Lacey Homestead
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Gen. John Lacey Homestead. October 2012.
Gen. John Lacey Homestead is located in Pennsylvania
Gen. John Lacey Homestead
Location Forest Grove Rd., Buckingham Township, Wycombe, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 40°16′58.4″N 75°1′13.2″W / 40.282889°N 75.020333°W / 40.282889; -75.020333Coordinates: 40°16′58.4″N 75°1′13.2″W / 40.282889°N 75.020333°W / 40.282889; -75.020333
Area 2 acres (0.81 ha)
Built 1755
Governing body Private
NRHP Reference # 80003448[1]
Added to NRHP December 2, 1980

Gen. John Lacey Homestead is a historic home located at Wycombe, Buckingham Township, Bucks County, Pennsylvania. It was built in six sections over 200 years, with the earliest constructed in 1755. The oldest section is a 2 1/2-story, random fieldstone structure with a slate covered gable roof. Attached to it are two 2 1/2-story, fieldstone sections with slate gable roofs. The fourth section is a 1 1/2-story, plaster-covered stone section. The fifth section is a 1 1/2-story, enclosed porch with a shed roof. The sixth section is a 1 1/2-story, frame section with a gable roof. It was the home of Revolutionary War General John Lacey (1755–1814).[2]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1980.[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 Jeffrey L. Marshall (undated). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Gen. John Lacey Homestead" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-10-19.