Andrew Snable House

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Andrew Snable House
Andrew Snable House 3.jpg
The Andrew Snable House in 2011
Andrew Snable House is located in Sussex County, New Jersey
Andrew Snable House
Andrew Snable House is located in New Jersey
Andrew Snable House
Andrew Snable House is located in the United States
Andrew Snable House
Nearest cityWalpack Township, New Jersey
Coordinates41°10′11″N 74°52′15″W / 41.16972°N 74.87083°W / 41.16972; -74.87083Coordinates: 41°10′11″N 74°52′15″W / 41.16972°N 74.87083°W / 41.16972; -74.87083
Area1.3 acres (0.53 ha)
NRHP reference #79000236[1]
NJRHP #2643[2]
Significant dates
Added to NRHPJuly 23, 1979
Designated NJRHPJuly 23, 1979

Andrew Snable House is located in Walpack Township, Sussex County, New Jersey, United States. The house was probably build ca. 1801 by Andrew Snable, and it was added to the National Register of Historic Places on July 23, 1979.[3]

The house is a ​1 12-story stone cabin measuring 36 feet by 20 feet. It is notable for being one of the best-preserved stone cottages in the area, which preceded the larger framed farmhouses that were built from the mid-1800s on.

The house is on land once owned by Colonel John Rosenkrans, a prominent local militia leader during the American Revolution. Andrew Snable bought the land for the house from Rosenkrans' son Levi in 1801.

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  1. ^ "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. July 9, 2010.
  2. ^ "New Jersey and National Registers of Historic Places - Sussex County" (PDF). New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection - Historic Preservation Office. December 1, 2011. p. 7. Archived from the original (PDF) on May 8, 2015. Retrieved March 3, 2012.
  3. ^ "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form" (PDF). 18 June 1979. Retrieved 26 May 2016.