Westleigh Farms barn, January 2011
|Location||2107 S. Frances Slocum Trail, east of Peru, Butler Township, Miami County, Indiana|
|Area||17 acres (6.9 ha)|
|Architectural style||Classical Revival, Gothic Revival|
|NRHP reference No.||03000976|
|Added to NRHP||September 28, 2003|
Westleigh Farms is a historic home and farm located in Butler Township, Miami County, Indiana. The farmhouse, known as the Porter-Cole House, was built about 1913, It is an asymmetrical two-story, brick dwelling in the Classical Revival style. The other main building is an imposing gambrel roof traverse frame barn over a basement (c. 1913). Also on the property are the contributing power house / garage, calving barn / shop, brick tenant's house, and summer kitchen.:5
Westleigh Farms was the childhood home of composer and songwriter Cole Porter.
- "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. July 9, 2010.
- "Indiana State Historic Architectural and Archaeological Research Database (SHAARD)" (Searchable database). Department of Natural Resources, Division of Historic Preservation and Archaeology. Retrieved 2016-05-01. Note: This includes Andrew M. Stalter and Suzanne Stanis (May 2002). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Westleigh Farms" (PDF). Retrieved 2016-05-01. and Accompanying photographs.
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