Lionville Historic District

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Lionville Historic District
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House in the Lionville Historic District, February 2011
Lionville Historic District is located in Pennsylvania
Lionville Historic District
Lionville Historic District is located in the US
Lionville Historic District
Location Mansion Road, Lionville, Uwchlan Township, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 40°03′16″N 75°39′33″W / 40.05444°N 75.65917°W / 40.05444; -75.65917Coordinates: 40°03′16″N 75°39′33″W / 40.05444°N 75.65917°W / 40.05444; -75.65917
Area 71 acres (29 ha)
Built 1712
Architectural style Bungalow/craftsman, Italianate, Classical Revival
NRHP Reference # 80003459[1]
Added to NRHP December 1, 1980

Lionville Historic District is a national historic district located in Uwchlan Township, Chester County, Pennsylvania. The district includes 39 contributing buildings in the crossroads community of Lionville. The buildings date to the 18th and 19th century and include a variety of residential, commercial, and institutional buildings and outbuildings. Notable buildings include the Cadwalader House, Vaughan House, Red Lion Tavern (1740, 1815), Uwchlan Meeting House (1756), Wagonseller House, John Biedler Jr. Farmhouse (1811-1813), St. Paul's Parsonage (1813), Joel Hawley Store (1834), Edith P. Moore School House and former St. Paul's Lutheran Church (now known as The Nurtury).[2]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1980.[1]


  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). ARCH: Pennsylvania's Historic Architecture & Archaeology. Retrieved 2012-11-02.  Note: This includes Susan Brody; Estelle Cremers; Eleanor Morris & Marry L. Busenkill (n.d.). "National Register of Historic Places Nomination Form: Lionville Historic District" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-12-07.