William Painter Farm

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William Painter Farm
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William Painter Farm, November 2009
William Painter Farm is located in Pennsylvania
William Painter Farm
William Painter Farm is located in USA
William Painter Farm
Nearest city 2 miles (3.2 km) northeast of Chadds Ford on U.S. Route 1, Chadds Ford Township, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 39°52′42″N 75°33′10″W / 39.87833°N 75.55278°W / 39.87833; -75.55278Coordinates: 39°52′42″N 75°33′10″W / 39.87833°N 75.55278°W / 39.87833; -75.55278
Area 4.9 acres (2.0 ha)
Built 1808
NRHP Reference # 71000701[1]
Added to NRHP July 27, 1971

William Painter Farm is a historic home located at Chadds Ford Township, Delaware County, Pennsylvania. It was built in 1808, and is a two-story painted brick building with a late 19th- and an early 20th-century addition. The home was used as a station on the Underground Railroad.[2]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1971.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Staff (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 Eleanor M. Webster (May 1970). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: William Painter Farm" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-01-11.