Langhorne Historic District

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Langhorne Historic District
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Langhorne Hotel, Langhorne Historic District, September 2012
Langhorne Historic District is located in Pennsylvania
Langhorne Historic District
Location Summit and Marshall Avenues, Pine Street, Richardson Avenue, and Green Street, Langhorne, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 40°10′33″N 74°55′16″W / 40.17583°N 74.92111°W / 40.17583; -74.92111Coordinates: 40°10′33″N 74°55′16″W / 40.17583°N 74.92111°W / 40.17583; -74.92111
Area 185 acres (75 ha)
Architectural style Bungalow/craftsman, Late Victorian, Federal
Governing body Local
NRHP Reference # 87001993[1]
Added to NRHP November 20, 1987

Langhorne Historic District, also known as "Attleborough," is a national historic district located in Langhorne, Bucks County, Pennsylvania. The district includes 252 contributing buildings and 1 contributing site in the borough of Langhorne. It is a principally residential district with dwellings representative of the vernacular Federal, Late Victorian, and Bungalow/craftsman styles. They were built between 1738 and 1937, with the majority constructed between 1850 and 1937. The residences are characterized as 2 1/2-story, stone or frame structures. Notable buildings include the Jonathan Stackhouse Home (1830), Allen Mitchell Residence (1868), Rachel Shaw Residence (1870), Henry Lovett House (1891), and Middleton Monthly Meetinghouse (1793). Located in the district and separately listed are the Langhorne Library, Joseph Richardson House, and Tomlinson-Huddleston House.[2]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1986.[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). CRGIS: Cultural Resources Geographic Information System.  Note: This includes Florence Wharton, Barbara Heffelfinger, and William Sisson (July 1987). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Langhorne Historic District" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-10-19. 

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