Windom Mill Farm

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Windom Mill Farm
WINDOM MILL FARM, LANCASTER COUNTY, PA.jpg
Farmhouse
Windom Mill Farm is located in Pennsylvania
Windom Mill Farm
Windom Mill Farm is located in the US
Windom Mill Farm
Location 3407 Blue Rock Rd., Manor Township, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 40°6′48″N 76°15′0″W / 40.11333°N 76.25000°W / 40.11333; -76.25000Coordinates: 40°6′48″N 76°15′0″W / 40.11333°N 76.25000°W / 40.11333; -76.25000
Area 106 acres (43 ha)
Built c. 1780, c. 1800, c. 1810, c. 1890
Architectural style Federal, Other, Pennsylvania-style farmhouse
MPS Historic Farming Resources of Lancaster County MPS
NRHP reference # 94001062[1]
Added to NRHP August 30, 1994

Windom Mill Farm is a historic farm and national historic district located at Manor Township, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania. The district includes 12 contributing buildings and 1 contributing site. They are the main farmhouse, a stone end Pennsylvania bank barn (c. 1800), a mill (1810), the miller's house, a former tavern now a dwelling (c. 1810), two tobacco sheds (c. 1890, c. 1900), a frame corn barn (c. 1890), a garage (c. 1945), a milk house (c. 1890), a pigpen (c. 1890), and a former carriage house (c. 1890). The contributing site is the remains of the family cemetery. The farmhouse was built about 1780, and is a 2 1/2-story, five bay by two bay, limestone dwelling with a full-width front porch. It is in the Federal style.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1994.[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 Heidi M. Pawlowski and David B. Schneider (May 1994). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Windom Mill Farm" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-02-18.