Allegheny Baptist Church

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Allegheny Baptist Church
Historic American Buildings Survey, William J. Bulger, Photographer DETAIL OF FRONT OF CHURCH (SOUTH ELEVATION). - Free Methodist Church, Pleasantville, Venango County, PA HABS PA,61-PLEAV,2-1.tif
Front of the church
Allegheny Baptist Church is located in Pennsylvania
Allegheny Baptist Church
Allegheny Baptist Church is located in the US
Allegheny Baptist Church
Location PA 27 and Main St., Pleasantville, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 41°35′50″N 79°34′51″W / 41.59722°N 79.58083°W / 41.59722; -79.58083Coordinates: 41°35′50″N 79°34′51″W / 41.59722°N 79.58083°W / 41.59722; -79.58083
Area 0.2 acres (810 m2)
Built 1847-1849
Architect Beebe, Mamley Colton
Architectural style Greek Revival
NRHP Reference # 78002478[1]
Added to NRHP December 15, 1978

Allegheny Baptist Church, known since 1890 as the Free Methodist Church of Pleasantville, is a historic Baptist church located at Pleasantville, Venango County, Pennsylvania. It was built between 1847 and 1849, and is a one-story, frame building, three bays by four bays, with a square tower. It features a wide, recessed front entrance. The tower includes a bell tower that rises 22 feet above the roof.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1978.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2009-03-13). "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 Susan M. Zacher (n.d.). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Allegheny Baptist Church" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-06-03.