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Sunnybrook

Built: 1813
Status 2020: extant

601 Matsonford Road, Villanova, PA; original owner: Isaac H. Clothier, Jr., retailer; originally a farmhouse; alterations: Brockie & Hastings (1907 added new wing & 1909 added sun porch), Horace Trumbauer (1917 built a large stone stable), Eyre & MacIlvaine (1923 extensive interior and exterior alterations); plot size: 42 acres; 1813;

18 Items

PHE Binder 7 (Villanova)

TitleDateFormat
Data sheetPHE7-SUN 01
Artist's rendering - Front and rear elevations8" x 10"; b & wPHE7-SUN 02
Garden facade1999Four similar views; 8" x 10"; b & wPHE7-SUN 03
Front entrance19998" x 10"; b & wPHE7-SUN 04
Front entrance detail1999Two copies; 8" x 10"; b & wPHE7-SUN 05
Garden facade, columns and stairs1999Five similar views; 8" x 10"; b & wPHE7-SUN 06
Garden sun dial19998" x 10"; b & wPHE7-SUN 07
Terrace off dining room19998" x 10"; b & wPHE7-SUN 08
Another terrace19998" x 10"; b & wPHE7-SUN 09
Outdoor porch1999Three similar views; 8" x 10"; b & wPHE7-SUN 10
Partial view of rear facade1999Four similar views; 8" x 10"; b & wPHE7-SUN 11
Entrance hall19998" x 10"; b & wPHE7-SUN 12
Dining room19998" x 10"; b & wPHE7-SUN 13
Living room19998" x 10"; b & wPHE7-SUN 14
Library19998" x 10"; b & wPHE7-SUN 15
Sun porch19998" x 10"; b & wPHE7-SUN 16
Parlor?19998" x 10"; b & wPHE7-SUN 17
Den?19998" x 10"; b & wPHE7-SUN 18

Location

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house is gone
standing