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Eagle Tavern
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Eagle Tavern. November 2012.
Location South of New Hope, Upper Makefield Township, Pennsylvania
Area 0.5 acres (0.20 ha)
Built c. 1800, 1854
Built by Van Horn, Moses
NRHP reference No. 78002353
Added to NRHP April 20, 1978

Eagle Tavern is a historic inn and tavern located at Upper Makefield Township, Bucks County, Pennsylvania. The original section was built about 1800, and is a 2+12-story, two-bay stone structure with a steeply pitched gable roof. In 1854, a larger section was added. It is a 2+12-story, three-bay by three-bay, stone structure. It features eyebrow windows on the front and rear facades. During the 19th century, the building was used as a hotel, store, post office, and polling place. It was later converted to a single family residence.

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1978.


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