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Daniel S. Piper House
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The Daniel S. Piper House from the northwest
Location County Highway 45, Medford, Minnesota
Area Less than one acre
Built 1877
Architectural style Greek Revival/Italianate
NRHP reference No. 75001028
Added to NRHP February 24, 1975

The Daniel S. Piper House is a historic farmstead complex in Medford, Minnesota, United States. Consisting of an interconnected house, summer kitchen, shed, and barn, it is Minnesota's only known surviving example of a property type imported by settlers from New England. The Piper House complex was built in 1877. It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1975 for having state-level significance in the themes of agriculture, architecture, and exploration/settlement. It was nominated for being the only surviving example of a distinctive property type and for being a symbol of Minnesota's many New Englander pioneers.

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