Thomas Scott House (Coatesville, Pennsylvania)

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Thomas Scott House

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Thomas Scott House, March 2011
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Location Park Avenue near Coatesville, East Fallowfield Township, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 39°57′55″N75°51′9″W / 39.96528°N 75.85250°W / 39.96528; -75.85250 Coordinates: 39°57′55″N75°51′9″W / 39.96528°N 75.85250°W / 39.96528; -75.85250
Area 0.5 acres (0.20 ha)
Built c. 1796
Architectural style Other, Federal, Vernacular Federal
MPS East Fallowfield Township MRA East Fallowfield Township MRA
NRHP reference # 85001154 [1]
Added to NRHP May 20, 1985

Thomas Scott House is a historic home located in East Fallowfield Township, Chester County, Pennsylvania. The house was built about 1796, and is a two-story, three bay, stuccoed stone, vernacular Federal style dwelling. It has a one-story stone addition and full width front porch with Eastlake brackets. [2]

East Fallowfield Township, Chester County, Pennsylvania Township in Pennsylvania, United States

East Fallowfield Township is a township in Chester County, Pennsylvania, United States. The population was 7,449 at the 2010 census.

Chester County, Pennsylvania County in Pennsylvania, United States

Chester County (Chesco) is a county in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. As of the 2010 census, the population was 498,886, increasing by 4.1% to a census-estimated 519,293 residents as of 2017. The county seat is West Chester. Chester County was one of the three original Pennsylvania counties created by William Penn in 1682. It was named for Chester, England.

Stucco material made of aggregates, a binder, and water

Stucco or render is a material made of aggregates, a binder, and water. Stucco is applied wet and hardens to a very dense solid. It is used as a decorative coating for walls and ceilings, and as a sculptural and artistic material in architecture. Stucco may be used to cover less visually appealing construction materials, such as metal, concrete, cinder block, or clay brick and adobe.

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1985. [1]

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References

  1. 1 2 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 Historic Research Associates (1981). "Pennsylvania Historic Resource Survey Form: Thomas Scott House" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-12-10.