Federal Barn

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Federal Barn
Federal Barn.JPG
Federal Barn, January 2010
Federal Barn is located in Pennsylvania
Federal Barn
Location Off Pennsylvania Route 252, Tredyffrin Township, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 40°4′38″N 75°27′02″W / 40.07722°N 75.45056°W / 40.07722; -75.45056Coordinates: 40°4′38″N 75°27′02″W / 40.07722°N 75.45056°W / 40.07722; -75.45056
Area 2.7 acres (1.1 ha)
Built 1792, c. 1840
Built by Moor, Jonathan; Hamer, John
Governing body Private
NRHP Reference # 80003469[1]
Added to NRHP February 8, 1980

Federal Barn, also known as the barn at Cressbrook Farm, is a historic barn located in Tredyffrin Township, Chester County, Pennsylvania. The barn was built in two sections; the older dated to 1792 and the second section to about 1840. It is a two-story., six bay, Pennsylvania bank barn. It is of fieldstone and frame construction and has a gable roof. The barn is located about 150 feet from Cressbrook Farm house.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1980.[1]


  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2010-07-09. 
  2. ^ "National Historic Landmarks & National Register of Historic Places in Pennsylvania" (Searchable database). ARCH: Pennsylvania's Historic Architecture & Archaeology. Retrieved 2012-11-05.  Note: This includes Richard Fox (July 1979). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Federal Barn" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-11-03.