Isaiah Paxson Farm

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Isaiah Paxson Farm
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Burgess Lea Farm. Barn. November 2012.
Isaiah Paxson Farm is located in Pennsylvania
Isaiah Paxson Farm
Location Along River Road across from its junction with Laurel Road, Solebury Township, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 40°24′14″N 74°59′22″W / 40.40389°N 74.98944°W / 40.40389; -74.98944Coordinates: 40°24′14″N 74°59′22″W / 40.40389°N 74.98944°W / 40.40389; -74.98944
Area 39.8 acres (16.1 ha)
Built 1785
Architectural style Georgian
Governing body Private
NRHP Reference # 84003167[1]
Added to NRHP August 23, 1984

Isaiah Paxson Farm, also known as Burgess Lea, is a historic farm complex located in Solebury Township, Bucks County, Pennsylvania. The complex consists of a house, double barn, carriage house, springhouse, shed, smoke house, and small barnyard building. All of the buildings are constructed of stone. The house was built in 1785, and has a 2 1/2-story, three bay, gable roofed main section with a 2 1/2-story kitchen section and one-story shed addition. It is in the Georgian style.[2]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1984.[1]

Alley and Main Building.


  1. ^ a b Staff (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 Kathryn Ann Auerbach and Jeffrey L. Marshall (June 1984). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Isaiah Paxson Farm" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-10-07. 

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