Bennett's Adventure

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Bennett's Adventure
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Bennett's Adventure is located in Maryland
Bennett's Adventure
Bennett's Adventure is located in the US
Bennett's Adventure
Location Collins Wharf Road
Allen, Maryland
Coordinates 38°17′2″N 75°44′5″W / 38.28389°N 75.73472°W / 38.28389; -75.73472Coordinates: 38°17′2″N 75°44′5″W / 38.28389°N 75.73472°W / 38.28389; -75.73472
Area 24 acres (9.7 ha)
Built c. 1735 (1735)
NRHP reference # 75000928[1]
Added to NRHP November 20, 1975

Bennett's Adventure is a historic home located at Allen, Wicomico County, Maryland, United States. It is a ​1 12-story gambrel-roofed brick house. It has a two-room plan with central hall. The house is associated with Richard Bennett, one of the governors of the Virginia colony, and with the prominent Dashiell family of Maryland.[2]

Bennett's Adventure was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1975.[1]


  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ Paul B. Touart (May 1998). "National Register of Historic Places Registration: Bennett's Adventure" (PDF). Maryland Historical Trust. Retrieved 2016-03-01. 

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