St. Anthony de Padua Parish School

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St. Anthony de Padua Parish School
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St. Anthony de Padua Parish School, May 2010
St. Anthony de Padua Parish School is located in Philadelphia
St. Anthony de Padua Parish School
St. Anthony de Padua Parish School is located in Pennsylvania
St. Anthony de Padua Parish School
St. Anthony de Padua Parish School is located in the United States
St. Anthony de Padua Parish School
Location2309 Carpenter St.,
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Coordinates39°56′28″N 75°10′56″W / 39.9412°N 75.1821°W / 39.9412; -75.1821Coordinates: 39°56′28″N 75°10′56″W / 39.9412°N 75.1821°W / 39.9412; -75.1821
Area0.5 acres (0.20 ha)
Built1897
ArchitectFrank R. Watson
Architectural styleRomanesque
NRHP reference #92000400[1]
Added to NRHPMay 7, 1992

St. Anthony de Padua Parish School is a historic Catholic school building located in the Southwest Center City neighborhood of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. It was built in 1897, and is a four-story, red brick building with stone trim in the Romanesque Revival-style. It has rounded arched window openings, a hipped roof with dormer, and freestanding brick fire tower.[2]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1992.[1] It is currently used as senior housing.

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). CRGIS: Cultural Resources Geographic Information System. Note: This includes Lisa Weilbacher and George E. Thomas (November 1991). "National Register of Historic Places Registration Form: St. Anthony de Padua Parish School" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-07-03.