Clarkson-Watson House

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Clarkson-Watson House
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Clarkson Watson House, March 2010
Clarkson-Watson House is located in Pennsylvania
Clarkson-Watson House
Location 5275-5277 Germantown Ave., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 40°1′56″N 75°10′8″W / 40.03222°N 75.16889°W / 40.03222; -75.16889Coordinates: 40°1′56″N 75°10′8″W / 40.03222°N 75.16889°W / 40.03222; -75.16889
Area less than one acre
Built c. 1745
NRHP Reference # 73001661[1]
Added to NRHP April 2, 1973

Clarkson-Watson House, also known as the Bank of Germantown and Germantown Historical Society, is a historic home located in the Wister neighborhood of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. It was built between 1740 and 1750, and modified in the 1770s. It is a 2 1/2-story, stuccoed stone dwelling with a rear brick addition. It has a gable roof with dormers.[2]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1973.[1]


  1. ^ a b Staff (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 Joanne Boylan (January 1971). "National Register of Historic Places Registration Form: Clarkson-Watson House" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-07-03. 

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