South Ward School (Bellefonte, Pennsylvania)

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South Ward School
South Ward School Aug 10.JPG
South Ward School, August 2010
South Ward School (Bellefonte, Pennsylvania) is located in Pennsylvania
South Ward School (Bellefonte, Pennsylvania)
Location Bishop St., Bellefonte, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 40°54′40″N 77°46′23″W / 40.91111°N 77.77306°W / 40.91111; -77.77306Coordinates: 40°54′40″N 77°46′23″W / 40.91111°N 77.77306°W / 40.91111; -77.77306
Area 0.5 acres (0.20 ha)
Built 1887
Architectural style Queen Anne, Italianate
Governing body Local
NRHP Reference # 78002360[1]
Added to NRHP February 23, 1978

South Ward School is a historic school building located at Bellefonte, Centre County, Pennsylvania. It was built in 1887, and is a large, two-story, Victorian eclectic brick building. It measures 100 feet by 50 feet, has a hipped roof, and has Italianate and Queen Anne design elements. The building features a three story bell tower with a steeply pitched hipped roof.[2] The building has been converted to apartments.

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1978.[1]


  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 Gregory Ramsey and William L. McLaughlin (May 1977). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: South Ward School" (PDF). Retrieved 2011-11-07.