Peter Taylor Farmstead

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Peter Taylor Farmstead
Peter Taylor Farmhouse, PA 01.JPG
Peter Taylor Farmhouse. November 2012.
Peter Taylor Farmstead is located in Pennsylvania
Peter Taylor Farmstead
Location 229 Wrights Rd., Newtown Township, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 40°15′16″N 74°56′7″W / 40.25444°N 74.93528°W / 40.25444; -74.93528Coordinates: 40°15′16″N 74°56′7″W / 40.25444°N 74.93528°W / 40.25444; -74.93528
Area 3.9 acres (1.6 ha)
Built 1750
Architectural style Other, Colonial English Farmhouse
Governing body Local
NRHP Reference # 89000353[1]
Added to NRHP May 5, 1989

Peter Taylor Farmstead, also known as Shull Farm, is a historic farm and national historic district located at Newtown Township, Bucks County, Pennsylvania. It encompasses two contributing buildings; the farmhouse and barn. The main section of the two-story, fieldstone farmhouse was built about 1750. Additions or modifications were made about 1800, 1842, about 1860, and about 1940. The modifications done about 1800 rebuilt the original cabin dated to 1715. The two and three-story, frame over stone bank barn was built about 1750 and expanded about 1860.[2]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1989.[1]

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  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 Kathryn Ann Auerbach (January 1989). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Peter Taylor Farmstead" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-10-24.