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Davies House
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Location Berkley Rd., Ontelaunee Township, Pennsylvania
Area 0.3 acres (0.12 ha)
Built 1767-1772
Built by Parvin, William; Davies, Edward & Luke
Architectural style Georgian, Federal
NRHP reference No. 82001530
Added to NRHP November 14, 1982

Davies House, also known as "Twin Spruce," is a historic home located in Ontelaunee Township, Berks County, Pennsylvania. It was built between 1767 and 1772, and is a 2 1/2-story, fieldstone dwelling with a gable roof. It has a two-story, stone and frame addition to the west, with a one-story half gable addition on that. The additions were completed by 1835. It is Georgian in style with Federal style details. Also on the property is a contributing stone smokehouse / cold cellar.

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1982.

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