Springton Manor Farm is a historic farm and national historic district located in Wallace Township, Chester County, Pennsylvania. The farm has 14 contributing buildings, 1 contributing site, and 5 contributing structures. They include the main house, a cistern (c. 1870), tool shed (c. 1850), privy (c. 1840), spring and milk house (c. 1836), carriage house (c. 1840, 1887), small barn (c. 1845), corn crib (c. 1845), bank barn (c. 1750), stone lean-to (c. 1711, 1745), the ruins of a stone spring house (c. 1735), and hydraulic dams (c. 1870). The main house is in three sections; the earliest dates about 1836, with additions and modifications made in 1887 and 1912. It is a 2 1/2-story, seven bay by two bay, stuccoed stone dwelling with Georgian and Queen Anne style design details. Originally built by Joseph Muckleduff in the early 1700s. Upon Joseph's death 9 Sep 1750, Springton Manor was left to his brother Samuel Muckleduff.. It was the home of Congressman Abraham Robinson McIlvaine (1804-1863). The property is administered as a park and agricultural history museum by Chester County.It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1979.Using our international travel planner, Glenmoore attractions like Springton Manor Farm can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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Springton Manor Farm Reviews
imanoutdoorgrlAugust 16, 2017
Springton Manor Farm has really nice walking trails and is really involved with animals, plants, farming and nature. We live close by so it's within walking distance from our house. In the spring they... more »
EliasandTheGuteMay 24, 2017
This is a Wonderful farm preserved as a park and open to the public. Walking trails through prairie and woods with a river through the property and a pond for catch and release fishing. A very peacefu... more »
Melody MDecember 23, 2016
Great place to hike with the family; has it all trails, a stream, farm animals, history museum; spring events more »
Louis paceJune 27, 2017
Went to a wedding reception there outside under a tent. Good views, food was good but not exceptional. Wedding was fun!
Charles CrawfordJuly 10, 2017
What an amazing property and such a unique venue to hold a wedding. Classic and elegant with a touch of rustic charm.
Michelle CrawfordJune 5, 2017
This place has a great trail selection, many leading you to breathtaking views of Chester County! Fun for the kids, has animals and large pond!
Kathy StewartMay 29, 2017
Pretty place. Good family spot.
Alex MacdonaldApril 18, 2017
Great county park! Tons of baby farm animals in the spring.
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