James Finley House (Chambersburg, Pennsylvania)

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James Finley House
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James Finley House (Chambersburg, Pennsylvania) is located in Pennsylvania
James Finley House (Chambersburg, Pennsylvania)
James Finley House (Chambersburg, Pennsylvania) is located in the US
James Finley House (Chambersburg, Pennsylvania)
Location Building No. 505, Letterkenny Army Depot, Greene Township, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 39°59′56″N 77°38′19″W / 39.99889°N 77.63861°W / 39.99889; -77.63861Coordinates: 39°59′56″N 77°38′19″W / 39.99889°N 77.63861°W / 39.99889; -77.63861
Area less than one acre
Built 1778
NRHP Reference # 74001783[1]
Added to NRHP November 19, 1974

James Finley House, also known as the Commanding Officer's Residence, is a historic home located at Letterkenny Army Depot in Greene Township in Franklin County, Pennsylvania. It was built about 1778, and is a 2 12-story, limestone farmhouse. It is five bays wide and has a medium pitched gable roof. The house was obtained for use as the Commanding Officer's Residence in 1942. It is one of the oldest surviving dwellings in Franklin County.[2]

View from the north

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1974.[1]

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  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 Harvey Freedenberg (n.d.). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: James Finley House" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-02-04. 

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