Sandy Hill Tavern

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Sandy Hill Tavern
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Sandy Hill Tavern, March 2011
Sandy Hill Tavern is located in Pennsylvania
Sandy Hill Tavern
Location Southeast of Honey Brook on Pennsylvania Route 340, West Caln Township, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 40°1′0″N 75°53′46″W / 40.01667°N 75.89611°W / 40.01667; -75.89611Coordinates: 40°1′0″N 75°53′46″W / 40.01667°N 75.89611°W / 40.01667; -75.89611
Area 3 acres (1.2 ha)
Built 1805-1806
Architectural style Georgian, Federal
Governing body Private
NRHP Reference # 80003461[1]
Added to NRHP December 10, 1980

Sandy Hill Tavern is a historic inn and tavern located in West Caln Township, Chester County, Pennsylvania. It was built in 1805-1806, and is a two-story, brick structure measuring 30 feet by 30 feet with Georgian / Federal design elements. It is four bays by two bays and has a one-story shed roof porch. It was built expressly as a tavern, but never function as such because a license could not be obtained by its owner.[2]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1980.[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 Martha Leigh Wolf and Paul H. Barner (undated). "National Register of Historic Places Nomination Form: Sandy Hill Tavern" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-11-27.