Swan Pond

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Swan Pond
Swan Pond Manor.JPG
Swan Pond Manor, September 2012
Swan Pond is located in West Virginia
Swan Pond
Swan Pond is located in the US
Swan Pond
Location County Route 5/3, near Martinsburg, West Virginia
Coordinates 39°28′15″N 77°52′25″W / 39.47083°N 77.87361°W / 39.47083; -77.87361Coordinates: 39°28′15″N 77°52′25″W / 39.47083°N 77.87361°W / 39.47083; -77.87361
Area 4 acres (1.6 ha)
Built 1810
Architectural style Georgian, Federal
NRHP Reference #

77001372

[1]
Added to NRHP July 29, 1977

Swan Pond, also known as "Folkland" and the Dr. Edward O. Williams House, is a historic home located near Martinsburg, Berkeley County, West Virginia. It was built after 1810, and has a 2 1/2 story, five bay wide, brick main section with a brick wing. The house is in a transitional Georgian / Federal-style. Also on the property is a 19th-century log outbuilding.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1977. It is located in the Swan Pond Manor Historic District.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2009-03-13). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ James E. Harding (November 1976). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Swan Pond" (PDF). State of West Virginia, West Virginia Division of Culture and History, Historic Preservation. Retrieved 2011-06-02.