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Woodland Terrace
U.S. Historic district
Location 501–519, 500–520 Woodland Ter.
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Area 5.4 acres (2.2 ha)
Built 1861
Architect Sloan, Samuel
Architectural style Italianate
NRHP reference No. 72001176
Added to NRHP March 16, 1972

Woodland Terrace is a street name and a small neighborhood of Italianate twin mansions in the West Philadelphia section of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. It was listed as a historic district on the National Register of Historic Places on March 16, 1972. The street runs from Baltimore Avenue to Woodland Avenue between 40th and 41st streets.

Architect Samuel Sloan designed the houses along the street and in several other nearby areas. Woodland Terrace was built in 1861 by Charles M. S. Leslie. Twentieth-century architect Paul Cret lived at 516 Woodland Terrace for much of his career in Philadelphia.

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