John Thompson House (Richboro, Pennsylvania)

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John Thompson House
John Thompson House, Richboro PA.JPG
John Thompson House. October 2012.
John Thompson House (Richboro, Pennsylvania) is located in Pennsylvania
John Thompson House (Richboro, Pennsylvania)
Location 1925 2nd Street Pike,
Northampton Township, Pennsylvania
Nearest city Richboro, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 40°14′45″N 75°0′30″W / 40.24583°N 75.00833°W / 40.24583; -75.00833Coordinates: 40°14′45″N 75°0′30″W / 40.24583°N 75.00833°W / 40.24583; -75.00833
Built 1740
Governing body Private
NRHP Reference # 73001595[1]
Added to NRHP July 16, 1973

The John Thompson House is a historic house near Richboro in Northampton Township, Bucks County, Pennsylvania, United States. It was built in 1740 and was owned by John Thompson, a local American Revolutionary War veteran. Despite also being known as the Hip Roof House, the house has an elongated-gambrel roof instead of a hip roof.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places on July 16, 1973.[1]

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  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2009-03-13. 
  2. ^ ""National Historic Landmarks & National Register of Historic Places in Pennsylvania"" (Searchable database). CRGIS: Cultural Resources Geographic Information System.  Note: This includes R.D. Crompton (June 1972). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: John Thompson House" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-10-01.