Aaronsburg Historic District

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Aaronsburg Historic District
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Aaronsburg Inn
Aaronsburg Historic District is located in Pennsylvania
Aaronsburg Historic District
Aaronsburg Historic District is located in the US
Aaronsburg Historic District
Location PA 45, Aaronsburg, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 40°54′2″N 77°27′10″W / 40.90056°N 77.45278°W / 40.90056; -77.45278Coordinates: 40°54′2″N 77°27′10″W / 40.90056°N 77.45278°W / 40.90056; -77.45278
Area 99.7 acres (40.3 ha)
Built 1786
Architectural style Late Victorian, Georgian, Gothic Revival
NRHP Reference # 80003452[1]
Added to NRHP September 2, 1980

Aaronsburg Historic District is a national historic district located at Aaronsburg, Centre County, Pennsylvania. The district includes 277 contributing buildings, 3 contributing sites, and 1 contributing object in Aaronsburg. The district is almost exclusively residential with one grocery store and a post office. Among the types of residential building types present are the two deep / sidehall type, English "I"-type, connected or double houses, simple Gothic type, and an eclectic cubic type. Notable dwellings include the Jacob Oliver House (c. 1820), Bollinger House and Shop (c. 1806), Dr. Michael Kloepper House (c. 1803), John Donner House (c. 1816), George Hess House and Shop (c. 1812), and the George Bowersox House (c. 1806).[2]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1980.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ "National Historic Landmarks & National Register of Historic Places in Pennsylvania" (Searchable database). CRGIS: Cultural Resources Geographic Information System.  Note: This includes Peter C. Stockman (n.d.). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Aaronsburg Historic District" (PDF). Retrieved 2011-11-05.