Yellow House Hotel - Douglasville, PA
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Janila
N 40° 19.376 W 075° 45.274
18T E 435894 N 4463873
Quick Description: Come and visit a hotel which was originally a stagecoach stop and country store.
Location: Pennsylvania, United States
Date Posted: 7/9/2018 2:04:14 PM
Waymark Code: WMYQ3Y
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Alfouine
Views: 2

Long Description:
Today, the Yellow House Hotel is a fine dining venue as well as a charming bed and breakfast but it started its life in 1801 as a stagecoach stop and a country store for people traveling from Reading to Philadelphia. Throughout the years, the hotel has also been home to a general store, a post office and a telephone switchboard office. Its location close to other historic sites such as the Friends Meeting House where ancestors of Daniel Boone and Abraham Lincoln are buried and the Daniel Boone Homestead where Daniel Boone was born and lived until he was 16 provides the opportunity for a totally historic visit.
Name of the Hotel: Yellow House Hotel

Address:
6743 Boyertown Pike Douglassville, PA 19518


Number of Rooms: 5

Height in floors: 2

Hotel Rating: 4 stars United States

Hotel since: 1/1/1801

Date Building was built: 1/1/1801

First use of building:
Stagecoach stop and general store


Urban Hotel (located in a village or town): no

Mountains Nearby (less than 25 Kms / 15 Mil): no

Beachs Nearby (less than 25 Kms / 15 Mil): no

Historic Place nearby (Unesco or National monument/site less than 25 Kms / 15 Mil): yes

Major Pilgrimage Place Nearby (less than 25 Kms / 15 Mil. Consider any religion).: no

Hotel website (if available): [Web Link]

Historic Hotel (Historic Building, National Monument or similar): Not Listed

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