Morgan James Homestead

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Morgan James Homestead
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Morgan James Homestead. October 2012.
Morgan James Homestead is located in Pennsylvania
Morgan James Homestead
Location Northwest of New Britain on Ferry Road, New Britain Township, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 40°18′19″N 75°12′4″W / 40.30528°N 75.20111°W / 40.30528; -75.20111Coordinates: 40°18′19″N 75°12′4″W / 40.30528°N 75.20111°W / 40.30528; -75.20111
Area 4 acres (1.6 ha)
Built c. 1783, 1843
Architectural style Federal
Governing body Private
NRHP Reference # 77001127[1]
Added to NRHP December 27, 1977

Morgan James Homestead is a historic home located at New Britain Township, Bucks County, Pennsylvania. The original Federal period house was built about 1783, and consists of a two-story, fieldstone main house with a one-story rear addition. The rear addition contains a kitchen and smokehouse. A three-story, stuccoed stone addition with a gable roof was built about 1840. Also on the property is a large Pennsylvania bank barn.[2]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1977.[1]



  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2010-07-09. 
  2. ^ "National Historic Landmarks & National Register of Historic Places in Pennsylvania" (Searchable database). CRGIS: Cultural Resources Geographic Information System.  Note: This includes Benjamin F. Gerding and Susan M. Zacher (December 1976). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Morgan James Homestead" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-10-01.