Historic Resource Information
IdentificationNo Data Present
Key #:127042
Property Name:Quakertown Historic District
Resource Type:District
Approximate # of Resources:2401
LocationNo Data Present
Bucks County:Quakertown Borough
UTM:Zone 18 E 469608 N 4477594
Zone 18 E 469753 N 4476110
Zone 18 E 472403 N 4477846
Zone 18 E 472561 N 4476195
USGS Quadrangle:Quakertown
StatusNo Data Present
NR Status:Listed
Contributes:Undetermined
Owner:Private
Condition:Unreported
Historic InformationNo Data Present
Year Built:circa 1750, circa 1950
Architect/ Engineer:Bean, Milton; Martin, A. Oscar; Simon, Louis
Physical DescriptionNo Data Present
Style:Georgian, Federal, Mid-19th Century, Italian Villa, Gothic, Second Empire, Queen Anne, Colonial Revival, Classical Revival, Prairie School, Bungalow/Craftsman, Art Deco
Width:3 Bays
Height:2.5 Stories
Walls:Brick; Stone
Foundation:Concrete
Roof:Slate
Other:Asphalt; Brick
Historic FunctionNo Data Present
Function Sub Function Particular Use
Commerce/Trade Business
Commerce/Trade Specialty Store
Domestic Hotel
Domestic Multiple Dwelling
Domestic Secondary Structure
Domestic Single Dwelling rowhouse
Education School
Industry/Processing/Extract Manufacturing Facility
Religion Religious Structure
Transportation Rail-Related train station
Transportation Rail-Related Trolley Barn
Current FunctionNo Data Present
Function Sub Function Particular Use
Commerce/Trade Business
Commerce/Trade Specialty Store
Domestic Multiple Dwelling
Domestic Secondary Structure
Domestic Single Dwelling
Education School
Industry/Processing/Extract Manufacturing Facility
Religion Religious Structure
Transportation Rail-Related
Inventory ItemsNo Data Present
Report Name
View Herman Smeal Cigar Manufactory
View Karlton Theater
View Lehigh Valley Transit Complex
View Lehigh Valley Transit Complex
View Quakertown Free Press Building
Ancillary FeaturesNo Data Present
Associated ResourcesNo Data Present
Administrative ActionsNo Data Present
01/27/2020:Date Record Updated
01/27/2020:Date Record Updated
09/25/2018:Date Record Updated
04/20/2011:NR Listed
02/25/2011:Sent to NPS
02/01/2011:Board Meeting
02/01/2011:Board Approved
06/29/2010:NR Nom. Re-Submission
03/15/2010:NR Return
01/08/2010:NR Nom. Re-Submission
07/19/2007:NR Return
05/23/2007:NR Nom. 1st Submission
02/07/2007:SHPO Site Visit
08/25/2004:SHPO Site Visit
02/09/2004:SHPO: Eligible
12/18/2003:SHPO Staff Meeting
12/01/2003:HRSF/Nom. Req. Received
National Register InformationNo Data Present
Criteria:A - Event, C - Design/Construction
Area of Significance:Architecture, Community Planning and Development, Exploration/Settlement, Politics/Government, Transportation
Period of Significance:1734 - 1957
Contributing:12 Structures, 2 Sites, 2197 Buildings
Non-Contributing:11 Sites, 1 Objects, 175 Buildings, 3 Structures
Acreage:386
AttachmentsNo Data Present
CommentsNo Data Present
OutbuildingsNo Data Present
ObservationsNo Data Present