Camelot (State College, Pennsylvania)

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Camelot
Camelot (State College, Pennsylvania) 1.JPG
The house in 2013
Camelot (State College, Pennsylvania) is located in Pennsylvania
Camelot (State College, Pennsylvania)
Camelot (State College, Pennsylvania) is located in the US
Camelot (State College, Pennsylvania)
Location 520 S. Fraser St., State College, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 40°47′20″N 77°51′29″W / 40.78889°N 77.85806°W / 40.78889; -77.85806Coordinates: 40°47′20″N 77°51′29″W / 40.78889°N 77.85806°W / 40.78889; -77.85806
Area 0.3 acres (0.12 ha)
Built 1922
Architectural style Other, "English Wayside" style
NRHP Reference # 79002192[1]
Added to NRHP April 26, 1979

Camelot is a historic home located at State College, Centre County, Pennsylvania. It was built starting in 1922, and is a two-story rambling frame dwelling, covered with stucco and dressed in limestone. It features a roof that consists of a series of five main interconnecting gables with gable overhang. The house has a whimsical character and its setting suggests a scene from the English countryside.[2]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1979.[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 Nancy A. Reade and Gregory Ramsey (n.d.). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Camelot" (PDF). Retrieved 2011-11-07.