Greenwood School (West Whiteland, Pennsylvania)

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Greenwood School
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Greenwood School, January 2011
Greenwood School (West Whiteland, Pennsylvania) is located in Pennsylvania
Greenwood School (West Whiteland, Pennsylvania)
Location 700 King Rd., West Whiteland Township, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 40°0′50″N 75°36′0″W / 40.01389°N 75.60000°W / 40.01389; -75.60000Coordinates: 40°0′50″N 75°36′0″W / 40.01389°N 75.60000°W / 40.01389; -75.60000
Area less than one acre
Built 1872
Architectural style Gothic, Other, Rural Gothic
Governing body Private
MPS West Whiteland Township MRA
NRHP Reference # 83004208[1]
Added to NRHP November 10, 1983

Greenwood School is a historic one-room school building located in West Whiteland Township, Chester County, Pennsylvania. It was built in 1872, and is a 1 1/2-story, stuccoed stone structure with a gable roof. It was used as a school until 1941, after which it was converted to a residence.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1983.[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 M.L. Wolf (December 1981). "Pennsylvania Historic Resources Survey Form: Greenwood School" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-11-03.