Grove Historic District

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Grove Historic District
Grove Methodist Church Chester County PA.JPG
Grove Methodist Church, Grove Historic District, January 2010
Grove Historic District is located in Pennsylvania
Grove Historic District
Location South Whitford Road near Downingtown, West Whiteland Township, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 40°00′16″N 75°38′03″W / 40.00444°N 75.63417°W / 40.00444; -75.63417Coordinates: 40°00′16″N 75°38′03″W / 40.00444°N 75.63417°W / 40.00444; -75.63417
Area 19 acres (7.7 ha)
Governing body Local
MPS West Whiteland Township MRA
NRHP Reference # 84003264[1]
Added to NRHP August 2, 1984

Grove Historic District is a national historic district located in West Whiteland Township, Chester County, Pennsylvania. It encompasses 10 contributing buildings and 1 contributing site in the crossroads village of Grove. Notable buildings include the Grove Methodist Church (1888), former one-room schoolhouse (1870), Grove Tavern, Grove Church, and an old store. The contributing site is the cemetery adjacent to the Grove Methodist Church.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1984.[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 2012-11-02.  Note: This includes Steve Del Sordo, Diane S. Snyder, Steve Kouter, and Martha L. Wolf (January 1982). "National Register of Historic Places Nomination Form: Grove Historic District" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-11-05.