Greenwood Farm (Tredyffrin Township, Pennsylvania)

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Greenwood Farm
Greenwood Farm.JPG
Greenwood Farm, February 2011
Greenwood Farm (Tredyffrin Township, Pennsylvania) is located in Pennsylvania
Greenwood Farm (Tredyffrin Township, Pennsylvania)
Location 888 West Valley Drive near Wayne, Tredyffrin Township, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 40°4′3″N 75°25′26″W / 40.06750°N 75.42389°W / 40.06750; -75.42389Coordinates: 40°4′3″N 75°25′26″W / 40.06750°N 75.42389°W / 40.06750; -75.42389
Area 3.6 acres (1.5 ha)
Built 1915
Architectural style Federal, Colonial Revival
Governing body Private
NRHP Reference # 96001196[1]
Added to NRHP October 24, 1996

Greenwood Farm is a historic home and farm located in Tredyffrin Township, Chester County, Pennsylvania. The property includes the stone farmhouse, stone bank barn (c. 1793), stone carriage house, tenant house, stone smokehouse, and tennis court and swimming pool. The house pre-dates 1798, and was originally a three bay, double pile stone structure. A two bay wing was added in the 19th century. The house was remodeled in 1915 in the Colonial Revival style.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1996.[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 unknown (undated). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Greenwood Farm" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-11-03.