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401 Penn Street (House), Reading, Berks County, PA

401 Penn Street (House), Reading, Berks County, PA

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Summary

Significance: This structure was constructed at two different times. The rear section was built first, probably late 19th century and has 6 bays facing on N. 4th Street. The corner building which has four bays on N 4th and 3 bays on Penn Street, was probably constructed in the 1920s.
Survey number: HABS PA-5147
Building/structure dates: after. 1875- before. 1900 Initial Construction
Building/structure dates: after. 1900- before. 1925 Subsequent Work
Building/structure dates: 1933 Subsequent Work
Building/structure dates: before 1980 Demolished

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Contributors

Historic American Buildings Survey, creator
Saylor, John Seltzer
Lefevre, Michel R, historian
Meiser, George M, photographer
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Location

Reading (Pa.)40.33586, -75.92932
Google Map of 40.3358642, -75.9293249
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