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A. W. Buck House
The A. W. Buck House, September 2014
|Location||615 N. Center St., Ebensburg, Pennsylvania|
|Area||less than one acre|
|Architectural style||Queen Anne|
|NRHP reference No.||95000521|
|Added to NRHP||May 12, 1995|
A. W. Buck House is a historic home located at Ebensburg, Cambria County, Pennsylvania. It was built in 1889, and is a high style Queen Anne style dwelling. A two-story wing with end tower was built in 1903. It is a 2 1⁄2-story, three-bay brick building. It features an eight sided, three-story tower and a wrap-around porch. It was originally built as a private residence. In 1923, it was purchased by the Roman Catholic Diocese of Altoona-Johnstown as a convent for the Sisters of St. Joseph.
In 1990, it was sold to the Cambria County Historical Society and is operated as a local history museum.
It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1995.
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