Stevens School (York, Pennsylvania)

The Stevens School is a historic school building located at York, York County, Pennsylvania. It was designed by architect John A. Dempwolf and built in 1889–1890. It is a 2 1/2-story, red-orange brick building in the Romanesque Revival style. It is in the form of a Latin cross and has a slate covered hipped roof. It features terra cotta ornamentation. It was named for Congressman Thaddeus Stevens (1792 - 1868).[2] The building was converted to apartments.

Stevens School
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Stevens School, November 2010
Stevens School (York, Pennsylvania) is located in Pennsylvania
Stevens School (York, Pennsylvania)
Stevens School (York, Pennsylvania) is located in the United States
Stevens School (York, Pennsylvania)
Location606 W. Philadelphia St., York, Pennsylvania
Coordinates39°57′31″N 76°44′40″W / 39.95861°N 76.74444°W / 39.95861; -76.74444Coordinates: 39°57′31″N 76°44′40″W / 39.95861°N 76.74444°W / 39.95861; -76.74444
Area0.6 acres (0.24 ha)
Built1889
ArchitectDempwolf, John A.,& Reinhardt
Architectural styleRomanesque
NRHP reference No.83004263[1]
Added to NRHPDecember 29, 1983

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1983.[1]

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  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. March 13, 2009.
  2. ^ "National Historic Landmarks & National Register of Historic Places in Pennsylvania" (Searchable database). CRGIS: Cultural Resources Geographic Information System. Note: This includes Jay Barshinger (September 1983). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Stevens School" (PDF). Retrieved 2011-12-18.