Hunt Downing House

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Hunt Downing House
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Hunt Downing House, February 2011
Hunt Downing House is located in Pennsylvania
Hunt Downing House
Location 600 West Lincoln Highway near Exton, West Whiteland Township, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 40°1′13″N 75°39′35″W / 40.02028°N 75.65972°W / 40.02028; -75.65972Coordinates: 40°1′13″N 75°39′35″W / 40.02028°N 75.65972°W / 40.02028; -75.65972
Area 5.8 acres (2.3 ha)
Built c. 1810
Architectural style Federal
Governing body Private
MPS West Whiteland Township MRA
NRHP Reference # 84003960, 90001343[1]
Added to NRHP October 11, 1990, September 7, 1990

Hunt Downing House, also known as Arrandale, is a historic home located in West Whiteland Township, Chester County, Pennsylvania. It consists of a 2 1/2-story, five bay central block built about 1810, a kitchen wing, and a one bay library addition built in 1946. The house is in the late Federal style. The main entrance features a semi-circular fanlight and column supported entabulature. Also omn the property is a contributing stone Great Barn.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1990. A boundary decrease took place the same year.[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, Brandywine Cons. (December 1981). "Pennsylvania Historic Resource Survey Form: Hunt Downing House" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-11-05.