George Chandler School

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George Chandler School
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George Chandler School, September 2010
George Chandler School is located in Philadelphia
George Chandler School
George Chandler School is located in Pennsylvania
George Chandler School
George Chandler School is located in the US
George Chandler School
Location 1050 E. Montgomery St., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 39°58′12″N 75°07′37″W / 39.9700°N 75.1269°W / 39.9700; -75.1269Coordinates: 39°58′12″N 75°07′37″W / 39.9700°N 75.1269°W / 39.9700; -75.1269
Area less than one acre
Built 1907-1908
Built by Reilly, Thomas
Architect Richards, Henry deCourcy
Architectural style Colonial Revival, Late Gothic Revival
MPS Philadelphia Public Schools TR
NRHP Reference # 88002255[1]
Added to NRHP November 18, 1988

George Chandler School is a historic school building located in the Fishtown neighborhood of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. It was designed by Henry deCourcy Richards and built in 1907-1908. It is a 2 1/2-story, "U"-shaped, brick building with a raised basement in the Colonial Revival / Late Gothic Revival-style. It features stone trim and three large arched openings.[2]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1988.[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 Jefferson M. Moak (May 1987). "Pennsylvania Historic Resource Survey Form: George Chandler School" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-06-16.