Delmar Apartments

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Delmar Apartments
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Delmar Apartments
Delmar Apartments is located in Philadelphia
Delmar Apartments
Delmar Apartments is located in Pennsylvania
Delmar Apartments
Delmar Apartments is located in USA
Delmar Apartments
Location 319 W. Chelton Ave., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 40°1′46″N 75°10′54″W / 40.02944°N 75.18167°W / 40.02944; -75.18167Coordinates: 40°1′46″N 75°10′54″W / 40.02944°N 75.18167°W / 40.02944; -75.18167
Area less than one acre
Built 1902
Architect Fox, Frederick
Architectural style Colonial Revival
NRHP Reference # 82001545[1]
Added to NRHP November 14, 1982

Delmar Apartments, also known as Chelten Station, is a historic apartment building located in the Germantown neighborhood of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. It was built in 1902, and is a five-story, "U"-shaped brick building in the Colonial Revival-style. The first floor is faced in Wissahickon schist and has a wood porch. It features four-story bay windows, a terra cotta cornice, and pediment above the main entrance. It was the first large apartment building built in the Germantown-Chestnut Hill area.[2]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1982.[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 Carl E. Doebley (June 1982). "National Register of Historic Places Registration Form: Delmar Apartments" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-07-03.