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Severance--Pipe Farmstead - Lanark, WI
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member REUAHNESIE
N 44° 24.547 W 089° 13.903
16T E 322307 N 4919736
Quick Description: The Pipe Farmstead was placed on the National register of Historical Places in 1993 #93001163
Location: Wisconsin, United States
Date Posted: 4/27/2011 6:08:11 PM
Waymark Code: WMBAV7
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
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Long Description:
Circa 1856

National Register of Historical Places

The Severance - Pipe Farmstead

This Federal/Greek Revival home was built by John G Severance, who bought or was given this land in November 1854. Construction of the home was completed before the end of 1856.

After a brief ownership by the Bartons and then the Moreys, Thomas Pipe purchased this property in 1876. The Pipe family lived and farmed here for the next one hundred fourteen years.

In 1990, The Bacons bought the entire farmstead and sold the house with three acres to Butch and Lois Sorenson. It was with love and dedication that they restored this historical house into the Thomas Pipe Inn and the beatiful home that it is today.

(As written on the sign that is in front of the house.)
Street address:
11032 Pipe Road
Lanark, WI USA

County / Borough / Parish: Portage

Year listed: 1993

Historic (Areas of) Significance: Architecture/Engineering

Periods of significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874

Historic function: Agiculture/Subsistence, Domestic

Current function: Vacant/Not In Use

Privately owned?: yes

Primary Web Site: [Web Link]

Secondary Website 1: [Web Link]

Season start / Season finish: Not listed

Hours of operation: Not listed

Secondary Website 2: Not listed

National Historic Landmark Link: Not listed

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