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Meadowbrook Farm, Slifer Log Kitchen, 2655 Slifer Valley Road, Springtown, Bucks County, PA

Meadowbrook Farm, Slifer Log Kitchen, 2655 Slifer Valley Road, Springtown, Bucks County, PA

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Summary

1997 Charles E. Peterson Prize, Honorable Mention
Significance: Standing adjacent to the road and just to the north of a branch of Cooks Creek, it is a part of an active and extensive farm complex of 19 buildings and structures, including the farmhouse, barn, carriage house, corn cribs, chicken houses, wells, sheds and silos. The main facade and entrance to the log kitchen faces north to the farmhouse, and it is in close proximity and alignment with the late 19th century carriage house/garage and butchering shed...
Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: N335
Survey number: HABS PA-6223
Building/structure dates: ca. 1815 Initial Construction
Building/structure dates: after. 1970- before. 1975 Subsequent Work

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Contributors

Historic American Buildings Survey, creator
Slifer, Jacob
Mease, Donald
Mease, Kenneth
Green, Richard L, faculty sponsor
Auerbach, Kathryn Ann, faculty sponsor
Rosenberger, Lyle, faculty sponsor
Bucks County Community College, sponsor
Upper Bucks Vocational Technical School, sponsor
Doyle, M Scott, delineator
Jordan, David G, delineator
Steigerwalt, Nancy J, delineator
Howard, Sunny R, delineator
Marek, Catherine L, delineator
Graeter-Reardon, Beatrice V, delineator
Green, Margaret, photographer
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Location

Springtown40.53985, -75.27599
Google Map of 40.5398501, -75.27598739999999
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No known restrictions on images made by the U.S. Government; images copied from other sources may be restricted. http://www.loc.gov/rr/print/res/114_habs.html

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