Christian Miller House (1819) - York, PA
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher
N 39° 59.526 W 076° 39.352
18S E 358635 N 4428193
Quick Description: Absolutely huge brick, monster of a house which resembles more of an 18th century Quaker meeting house than private residence.
Location: Pennsylvania, United States
Date Posted: 7/13/2010 1:54:01 PM
Waymark Code: WM98F6
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Dragontree
Views: 2

Long Description:

Today the home is used for two businesses. The home is in a rather strange place; it is located on an industrial road, near a prison and other industrial type buildings. The road begins in a residential area and ends on busy Route 24/ Mt. Zion Road, the house is in between. There are many of these brick houses. This house has some of the characteristics of a Georgian house including A simple 1-2 story box, 2 rooms deep, using strict symmetry arrangements, a panel front door centered, topped with rectangular windows. The house also has some Federal style attribute including its construction of masonry and two chimneys on either end. Let's call it the a Federal-Georgian style mix.

There is a square sate stone under the left gable which was all but impossible to read. It took me a week to eventually figure it out. It reads:

Built
by
Christian
Miller
and Mary his Wife
1819

Address
3601 Concord Road York
Pennsylvania 17402

Earliest Recorded Date of Construction: 1/1/1819

Architectural Period/Style: Federal-Georgian

Architect (if known): Christian Miller

Type of Building e.g. Country House, Stately Home, Manor:
Country Home


Interesting Historical Facts or Connections:
None recovered


Main Material of Construction: Brick

Private/Public Access: Private

Admission Fee (if applicable): 0.00 (listed in local currency)

Rating:

Additional Dates of Construction: Not listed

Landscape Designer (if known): Not listed

Listed Building Status (if applicable): Not listed

Opening Hours (if applicable): Not listed

Related Website: Not listed

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