Denison House (Forty Fort, Pennsylvania)

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Denison House
Denison House, Forty Fort.jpg
Denison House, HABS photo, December 1934
Denison House (Forty Fort, Pennsylvania) is located in Pennsylvania
Denison House (Forty Fort, Pennsylvania)
Denison House (Forty Fort, Pennsylvania) is located in the US
Denison House (Forty Fort, Pennsylvania)
Location 35 Denison St., Forty Fort, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 41°17′57″N 75°51′46″W / 41.29917°N 75.86278°W / 41.29917; -75.86278Coordinates: 41°17′57″N 75°51′46″W / 41.29917°N 75.86278°W / 41.29917; -75.86278
Area 6 acres (2.4 ha)
Built c. 1790
Architectural style Other, New England central chimney
NRHP Reference # 70000550[1]
Significant dates
Added to NRHP December 2, 1970
Designated PHMC May 23, 1972[2]

Denison House, also known as the Colonel Nathan Denison House, is a historic home located at Forty Fort, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania. It was built about 1790, and is a 2 1/2-story, frame building with a central chimney in the New England style. A rear addition and full-width front porch were added in the mid-19th century.[3]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1970.[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. ^ "PHMC Historical Markers". Historical Marker Database. Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission. Retrieved December 20, 2013. 
  3. ^ "National Historic Landmarks & National Register of Historic Places in Pennsylvania" (Searchable database). CRGIS: Cultural Resources Geographic Information System.  Note: This includes Ronald Andrews (July 1970). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Denison House" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-03-13. 

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