Simon Meredith House

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Simon Meredith House
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Simon Meredith House, April 2011
Simon Meredith House is located in Pennsylvania
Simon Meredith House
Location 0.5 miles (0.80 km) west of Pughtown on Pughtown Road, South Coventry Township, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 40°10′12″N 75°40′39″W / 40.17000°N 75.67750°W / 40.17000; -75.67750Coordinates: 40°10′12″N 75°40′39″W / 40.17000°N 75.67750°W / 40.17000; -75.67750
Area 1 acre (0.40 ha)
Built c. 1720
Architectural style Federal
Governing body Private
NRHP Reference # 74001772[1]
Added to NRHP December 16, 1974

Simon Meredith House is a historic home located in South Coventry Township, Chester County, Pennsylvania. It was built in two major phases. The oldest section was built in the early 18th century. It is a 2 1/2-story, two bay, stuccoed fieldstone structure with a gable roof. The larger Federal style addition was made on the east end. It is 2 1/2-stories, four bays wide, and of stucco over stone construction. The house features a full width, one-story porch.[2]

The house was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1974.[1]

References[edit]

  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). ARCH: Pennsylvania's Historic Architecture & Archaeology. Retrieved 2012-11-02.  Note: This includes Eleanor Winsor (October 1972). "National Register of Historic Places Nomination Form: Simon Meredith House" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-11-17.