David Farragut School (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)

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David Farragut School
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David Farragut School, September 2010
David Farragut School (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) is located in Philadelphia
David Farragut School (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)
David Farragut School (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) is located in Pennsylvania
David Farragut School (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)
David Farragut School (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) is located in the US
David Farragut School (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)
Location 170 W. Cumberland St.,
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 39°59′17″N 75°08′05″W / 39.9880°N 75.1348°W / 39.9880; -75.1348Coordinates: 39°59′17″N 75°08′05″W / 39.9880°N 75.1348°W / 39.9880; -75.1348
Area less than one acre
Built 1873
Architect Louis Esler
Architectural style Italianate
MPS Philadelphia Public Schools TR
NRHP reference # 86003280[1]
Added to NRHP December 4, 1986

David Farragut School is a historic school building located in the West Kensington neighborhood of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. It was built in 1873 and is a three-story, four bay, stone building in the Italianate-style. An addition was built in 1915. It features brownstone and limestone trim.[2] It was named for Admiral David Farragut (1801-1870).

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1986.[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 unknown (n.d.). "Pennsylvania Historic Resource Survey Form: David Farragut School" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-06-16.