William Thomas House

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William Thomas House
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William Thomas House, August 2010
William Thomas House is located in Pennsylvania
William Thomas House
William Thomas House is located in the US
William Thomas House
Location 266 N. Thomas St., Bellefonte, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 40°54′54″N 77°47′9″W / 40.91500°N 77.78583°W / 40.91500; -77.78583Coordinates: 40°54′54″N 77°47′9″W / 40.91500°N 77.78583°W / 40.91500; -77.78583
Area less than one acre
Built c. 1785, 1834
Architectural style Georgian
NRHP Reference # 76001620[1]
Added to NRHP November 13, 1976

William Thomas House, also known as Wren's Nest and the Thomas Homestead, is a historic home located at Bellefonte, Centre County, Pennsylvania. It consists of two sections: an "L"-shaped stone house built about 1785, and a two-story, five bay rectangular limestone house in the Georgian style architecture. The latter was built in 1834.[2]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1976.[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. ^ "National Historic Landmarks & National Register of Historic Places in Pennsylvania" (Searchable database). CRGIS: Cultural Resources Geographic Information System.  Note: This includes Gregory Ramsey and Madeline L. Cohen (July 1976). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: William Thomas House" (PDF). Retrieved 2011-11-07. 

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