Dorsey-Palmer House

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Dorsey-Palmer House
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Dorsey-Palmer House is located in Maryland
Dorsey-Palmer House
Dorsey-Palmer House is located in the US
Dorsey-Palmer House
Nearest city Hagerstown, Maryland
Coordinates 39°40′41″N 77°41′2″W / 39.67806°N 77.68389°W / 39.67806; -77.68389Coordinates: 39°40′41″N 77°41′2″W / 39.67806°N 77.68389°W / 39.67806; -77.68389
Area 2.5 acres (1.0 ha)
Built c. 1800 (1800)
Architectural style Georgian
NRHP reference # 78001479[1]
Added to NRHP April 15, 1978

The Dorsey-Palmer House is a historic home located near Hagerstown, Washington County, Maryland, United States. It was built about 1800, and is a two-story, five-bay fieldstone dwelling with a two-story, four-bay rear wing. The house features a double porch extending across the front elevation and large transoms over entrances on the front.[2]

The Dorsey-Palmer House was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1978.[1]


  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service.
  2. ^ Paula Stoner Dickey (June 1975). "National Register of Historic Places Registration: Dorsey-Palmer House" (PDF). Maryland Historical Trust. Retrieved 2016-01-01.

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