Chadds Ford Historic District

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Chadds Ford Historic District
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Christian C. Sanderson Museum, November 2009
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Approximate historic district boundaries
Location Jct. of U.S. 1 and PA 100, Chadds Ford Township, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 39°52′17″N 75°35′31″W / 39.87139°N 75.59194°W / 39.87139; -75.59194Coordinates: 39°52′17″N 75°35′31″W / 39.87139°N 75.59194°W / 39.87139; -75.59194
Area 86 acres (35 ha)
NRHP Reference # 71000699[1]
Added to NRHP November 23, 1971

Chadds Ford Historic District is a national historic district located at Chadds Ford Township, Delaware County, Pennsylvania. The district includes 17 contributing buildings in Chadds Ford village. Notable buildings include the Chads Ford Inn (1807-1810), Merchant Mill (1864), a row of houses built between 1840 and 1850, the bridge across Brandywine Creek, and the Christian C. Sanderson Museum. Located in the district are the separately listed Chad House and N. C. Wyeth House and Studio.[2]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1971.[1]


  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 Eleanor Webster (June 1970). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Chadds Ford Historic District" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-01-13. 

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