Kemp's Hotel

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Kemp's Hotel
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Kemp's Hotel, December 2012
Kemp's Hotel is located in Pennsylvania
Kemp's Hotel
Location East of Kutztown on U.S. Route 222, Maxatawny Township, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 40°31′48″N 75°45′48″W / 40.53000°N 75.76333°W / 40.53000; -75.76333Coordinates: 40°31′48″N 75°45′48″W / 40.53000°N 75.76333°W / 40.53000; -75.76333
Area 1 acre (0.40 ha)
Built c. 1740, 1765
Governing body Private
NRHP Reference # 78002344[1]
Added to NRHP December 19, 1978

Kemp's Hotel is a historic inn and tavern building located at Maxatawny Township, Berks County, Pennsylvania. It was built about 1740, and is a 2 1/2-story, rectangular limestone building. A two-story, four bay, western addition and one-story rear wing was built in 1852. The building has a slate covered gable roof.[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 Robert Allen Pawling (undated). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Kemp's Hotel" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-09-15.  Check date values in: |date= (help)

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