Watkins Point Farm

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Watkins Point Farm
Watkins Point Farm is located in Maryland
Watkins Point Farm
Watkins Point Farm is located in the US
Watkins Point Farm
Location 27737 Phoenix Church Road, Marion Station, Maryland
Coordinates 37°58′51″N 75°47′28″W / 37.98083°N 75.79111°W / 37.98083; -75.79111Coordinates: 37°58′51″N 75°47′28″W / 37.98083°N 75.79111°W / 37.98083; -75.79111
Area 0.5 acres (0.20 ha)
Built 1780 (1780)
Architectural style Federal, Greek Revival
NRHP Reference # 02001586[1]
Added to NRHP December 27, 2002

Watkins Point Farm, also known as the James L. Horsey Farm and John T. Adams Farm, is a historic home located at Marion Station, Somerset County, Maryland. It is a three-part frame and sawn log dwelling. The one-room plan sawn log house was erected around 1780-90 and is extended to the west by a single-story, mid-19th century hyphen that connects the two-story, transverse-hall plan main block, erected around 1850. The interiors retain large portions of original woodwork. Also on the property is a 20th-century rusticated-block potato house.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2002.[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. ^ Paul Baker Touart (May 2002). "National Register of Historic Places Registration: Watkins Point Farm" (PDF). Maryland Historical Trust. Retrieved 2016-03-01. 

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