Lahr Farm

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Lahr Farm
Lahr Farm Chesco.JPG
Lahr Farm, March 2011
Lahr Farm is located in Pennsylvania
Lahr Farm
Location East of Elverson on Pennsylvania Route 23, Warwick Township, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 40°09′39″N 75°46′10″W / 40.16083°N 75.76944°W / 40.16083; -75.76944Coordinates: 40°09′39″N 75°46′10″W / 40.16083°N 75.76944°W / 40.16083; -75.76944
Area 10 acres (4.0 ha)
Built c. 1825
Governing body Private
NRHP Reference # 79002199[1]
Added to NRHP September 7, 1979

Lahr Farm is a historic home and farm located in Warwick Township, Chester County, Pennsylvania. The farm has three contributing buildings; the main house, bank barn, and wash hour or latchen. The house is a 2 1/2-story, four bay by two bay, fieldstone dwelling with a gable roof. The farm remain in the Lahr family from 1834 to 1938.[2]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1979.[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 Estelle Cremers and J. Kelly Murphy, III (undated). "National Register of Historic Places Nomination Form: Lahr Farm" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-11-20.