Pickwick (West Whiteland Township, Pennsylvania)

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Pickwick
Pickwick 949 Swedesford.JPG
Pickwick, April 2010
Pickwick (West Whiteland Township, Pennsylvania) is located in Pennsylvania
Pickwick (West Whiteland Township, Pennsylvania)
Pickwick (West Whiteland Township, Pennsylvania) is located in the US
Pickwick (West Whiteland Township, Pennsylvania)
Location N side of Swedesford Rd., West Whiteland Township, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 40°2′28″N 75°35′40″W / 40.04111°N 75.59444°W / 40.04111; -75.59444Coordinates: 40°2′28″N 75°35′40″W / 40.04111°N 75.59444°W / 40.04111; -75.59444
Area 2 acres (0.81 ha)
Built 1930
Architect Coates, Sherman G.
Architectural style Tudor Revival
MPS West Whiteland Township MRA
NRHP Reference # 88001163[1]
Added to NRHP July 28, 1988

Pickwick, also known as the John Kent Kane, Jr. House, is a historic estate home located in West Whiteland Township, Chester County, Pennsylvania. The house was built in 1930 in the Tudor Revival style. It consists of a 2 12-story, T-shaped main block flanked by a 1 12-story, kitchen wing and 1 12-story garage. It features half-timbering and projecting 1 12-story dormer on the south facade.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1988.[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). ARCH: Pennsylvania's Historic Architecture & Archaeology. Retrieved 2012-11-02.  Note: This includes M.L. Wolf (December 1986). "Pennsylvania Historic Resource Survey Form: Pickwick" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-11-05.