John Williams Farm

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John Williams Farm
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John Williams Farm, February 2011
John Williams Farm is located in Pennsylvania
John Williams Farm
Location South of Phoenixville on Union Hill Road, Charlestown Township, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 40°5′27″N 75°32′19″W / 40.09083°N 75.53861°W / 40.09083; -75.53861Coordinates: 40°5′27″N 75°32′19″W / 40.09083°N 75.53861°W / 40.09083; -75.53861
Area 54.2 acres (21.9 ha)
Built c. 1800, 1827, 1834
Built by Williams, John
Governing body Private
NRHP Reference # 78002377[1]
Added to NRHP December 15, 1978

John Williams Farm, also known as the Davis B. Williams Farm and Stinson Markley Residence, is a historic farm complex and national historic district located in Charlestown Township, Chester County, Pennsylvania. It includes five contributing buildings and one contributing site. They are the farmhouse (c. 1800, 1827), bank barn (1834), garden and springhouse, and wagon house, and the remains of the "necessary" and animal pen.[2]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1978.[1]


  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 Estelle Cremers, Matthew Cremers, Russell Wright, and William Watson (April 1977). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Inventory-Nomination: John Williams Farm" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-11-01.