Landis Homestead

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Landis Homestead
Landis Montco PA.jpg
Landis Homestead, November 2011
Landis Homestead is located in Pennsylvania
Landis Homestead
Landis Homestead is located in the US
Landis Homestead
Location Southwest of Tylersport off Pennsylvania Route 563 on Morwood Road, Salford Township, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 40°19′11″N 75°24′40″W / 40.31972°N 75.41111°W / 40.31972; -75.41111Coordinates: 40°19′11″N 75°24′40″W / 40.31972°N 75.41111°W / 40.31972; -75.41111
Area 21.8 acres (8.8 ha)
Built 1839
NRHP reference # 73001654[1]
Added to NRHP October 10, 1973

Landis Homestead, also known as the Morris Jarrett Farm, is a historic home located near Tylersport in Salford Township, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. The main farm house was built in 1839, and is a 2 1/2-story, four bay by two bay, stucco over stone dwelling. It has a medium pitched gable roof. Also on the property is a contributing barn.[2]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1973.[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 Harvey Freedenberg (June 1972). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Landis Homestead" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-05-14.