Howell House (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)

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Howell House
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Howell House (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) is located in Philadelphia
Howell House (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)
Howell House (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) is located in Pennsylvania
Howell House (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)
Howell House (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) is located in the US
Howell House (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)
Location 5218 Germantown Ave., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 40°1′52″N 75°10′5″W / 40.03111°N 75.16806°W / 40.03111; -75.16806Coordinates: 40°1′52″N 75°10′5″W / 40.03111°N 75.16806°W / 40.03111; -75.16806
Area less than one acre
Built 1795
Architectural style Federal
NRHP Reference # 72001159[1]
Added to NRHP January 13, 1972

The Howell House is a historic house in the Germantown section of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The three-story stone house was built in 1795 by William Forbes.

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1972. It is a contributing property of the Colonial Germantown Historic District.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ National Park Service (2009-03-13). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ "Howell House" (PDF). National Register of Historic Places Nomination Form. Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission. 1971. Retrieved January 5, 2014. 

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