Marshallton, Chester County, Pennsylvania facts for kids
Blacksmith in Marshallton
|Time zone||Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)|
|• Summer (DST)||EDT (UTC-4)|
Marshallton Historic District
U.S. Historic district
|Location||Strasburg Rd., Marshallton, Pennsylvania|
|Area||102 acres (41 ha)|
|Architectural style||Mid 19th Century Revival, Colonial, Federal|
|NRHP reference No.||86000056|
|Added to NRHP||January 08, 1986|
Marshallton is an unincorporated community and federal historic district in West Bradford Township, Chester County, Pennsylvania, United States. It is one of three historic districts in West Bradford Township that are on the National Register of Historic Places. The village is largely known for its historic buildings, some notable restaurants, and the nearby Highland Orchards, a pick-your-own orchard offering a variety of produce year round and very popular for its apples and pumpkins as well as products made from the same. Highland Orchards is a frequent field trip destination for local schools, especially in the fall.
The Marshallton Historic District encompasses 65 contributing buildings and 3 contributing sites. It includes the separately listed Humphry Marshall House, Marshalton Inn, and Bradford Friends Meetinghouse.
It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1986.
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