Old Rose Tree Tavern

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Old Rose Tree Tavern
Rose Tree Tavern 2013.JPG
Old Rose Tree Tavern in 2013
Old Rose Tree Tavern is located in Pennsylvania
Old Rose Tree Tavern
Location Northeast of junction of Rose Tree and Providence Roads, Media, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 39°56′17″N 75°23′34″W / 39.93806°N 75.39278°W / 39.93806; -75.39278Coordinates: 39°56′17″N 75°23′34″W / 39.93806°N 75.39278°W / 39.93806; -75.39278
Area 0.1 acres (0.040 ha)
Built 1809
Architectural style Federal
Governing body Local
NRHP Reference # 71000705[1]
Added to NRHP June 21, 1971

The Old Rose Tree Tavern is a historic inn and tavern located in Rose Tree Park just north of the borough of Media, in Upper Providence Township, Delaware County, Pennsylvania. It is a large 2 1/2-story, fieldstone building, built in 1809, on the site of a frame structure that had been built in 1739. A stone addition was built in 1836.[2] During 2011 the building was renovated and now houses the Brandywine Conference & Visitors Bureau.[3]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places on June 21, 1971.[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 Elisabeth Donaghy (July 1970). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Old Rose Tree Tavern" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-01-06. 
  3. ^ Brandywine Conference & Visitors Bureau