Thomas Munce House

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Thomas Munce House
Thomas Munce House.jpg
The house in January 2015
Thomas Munce House is located in Pennsylvania
Thomas Munce House
Thomas Munce House is located in USA
Thomas Munce House
Nearest city Washington, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 40°11′13″N 80°10′48″W / 40.18694°N 80.18000°W / 40.18694; -80.18000Coordinates: 40°11′13″N 80°10′48″W / 40.18694°N 80.18000°W / 40.18694; -80.18000
Area less than one acre
Built 1803
Architectural style Georgian
NRHP Reference # 96000710[1]
Added to NRHP June 28, 1996

Thomas Munce House is a historic house in South Strabane Township, Washington County, Pennsylvania. The earliest section was built in c. 1803 with additions in c. 1810 and 1835. The house is 2 12-story, stone, vernacular, Georgian-influenced with a gabled roof and a façade with five openings. The house is representative of the more substantial second-generation houses built to replace earlier log houses in Washington County.[2]

It is designated as a historic residential landmark/farmstead by the Washington County History & Landmarks Foundation,[3] and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Staff (2009-03-13). "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 Clinton E. Piper (January 1996). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Muince, Thomas, House" (PDF). Retrieved 2014-09-11.  Photo
  3. ^ "Munce, Thomas House". Landmark Registry - Residential Landmark/Farmstead. Washington County History & Landmarks Foundation. 2008. Retrieved 2010-11-08.