Maybury Hill

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Maybury Hill
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Maybury Hill is located in Mercer County, New Jersey
Maybury Hill
Maybury Hill is located in New Jersey
Maybury Hill
Maybury Hill is located in the US
Maybury Hill
Location 346 Snowden Lane, Princeton, New Jersey
Coordinates 40°22′03″N 74°38′29″W / 40.36750°N 74.64139°W / 40.36750; -74.64139Coordinates: 40°22′03″N 74°38′29″W / 40.36750°N 74.64139°W / 40.36750; -74.64139
Area 9.6 acres (3.9 ha)
Built 1730
Architectural style Georgian
NRHP Reference # 71000502[1]
NJRHP # 1748[2]
Significant dates
Added to NRHP November 11, 1971[1]
Designated NHL November 11, 1971[3]
Designated NJRHP November 11, 1971

Maybury Hill, located at 346 Snowden Lane, in Princeton, Mercer County, New Jersey, United States, is the boyhood home of Joseph Hewes. He later moved to North Carolina and was a signer of the United States Declaration of Independence for that state.

This is the only remaining building with a connection to Hewes.[citation needed]

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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. ^ "New Jersey and National Registers of Historic Places — Mercer County" (PDF). New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection — Historic Preservation Office. April 5, 2013. p. 8. Retrieved June 4, 2013. 
  3. ^ "Maybury Hill". National Historic Landmark summary listing. National Park Service. 2008-06-23.