Maples (Middletown, Delaware)

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Maples
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Maples (Middletown, Delaware) is located in Delaware
Maples (Middletown, Delaware)
Maples (Middletown, Delaware) is located in the US
Maples (Middletown, Delaware)
Location 1023 Bunker Hill Road in St. Georges Hundred, Middletown, Delaware
Coordinates 39°27′18″N 75°44′16″W / 39.454936°N 75.737883°W / 39.454936; -75.737883Coordinates: 39°27′18″N 75°44′16″W / 39.454936°N 75.737883°W / 39.454936; -75.737883
Area 2 acres (0.81 ha)
Built c. 1855
Architectural style Greek Revival, Beaux Arts, Delaware Vernacular
NRHP Reference # 78000895[1]
Added to NRHP February 17, 1978

Maples is a historic building located near Middletown, New Castle County, Delaware. It was built about 1855, and is a two-story, "L"-shaped, frame dwelling. It is in the Delaware vernacular style with Greek Revival and Beaux Arts style details. The building has a wraparound porch with flat roof, a cross-gable roof, and interior end chimneys.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1978.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2009-03-13). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ Joan M. Norton (March 1977). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory/Nomination: Maples" (PDF). National Park Service.  and accompanying 12 photos