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Pencoyd Farm, 355 East City Avenue (Lower Merion Township), Bala-Cynwyd, Montgomery County, PA

Pencoyd Farm, 355 East City Avenue (Lower Merion Township), Bala-Cynwyd, Montgomery County, PA

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Summary

Significance: "Pencoyd" is a well-known early Philadelphia- area house, whose earliest parts date from the 17th century. It is believed to have been the first erected in the "Welsh Tract," and has been lived in continuously since then by the prominent Roberts family.
Survey number: HABS PA-1087
Building/structure dates: ca. 1690 Initial Construction
Building/structure dates: 1835 Subsequent Work
Building/structure dates: 1849 Subsequent Work
Building/structure dates: 1866 Subsequent Work
Building/structure dates: after 1880 Subsequent Work
Building/structure dates: 1913 Subsequent Work

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Contributors

Historic American Buildings Survey, creator
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Location

Bala-Cynwyd (Pa.)40.00664, -75.21515
Google Map of 40.0066378, -75.2151519
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Source

Library of Congress
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Copyright info

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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