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Yorklynne

Built: 1899
Status 2020: demolished

Architect: William L. Price

City Line Avenue & Berwick Road, Merion Station, PA; original owner: John O. Gilmore, president of Colonial Trust Co.; subsequent owner: Episcopal Academy (1920); original architect: William L. Price; alterations by Frank Seeburger; plot size: 100 acres; 1899;

16 Items

PHE Binder 5 (Merion Station, Overbrook, Narberth, Penn Valley)

TitleDateFormat
Data sheetPHE5-YOR 01
Front elevationTwo copies; 10" x 4"; b & wPHE5-YOR 02
Front view including lawn8" x 10"; b & wPHE5-YOR 03
Ivy clad entrance porte cochéreTwo copies; 8" x 10"; b & wPHE5-YOR 04
Porte cochére and side facadeTwo copies; 8" x 10"; b & wPHE5-YOR 05
Rear facadeTwo copies; 8" x 10"; b & wPHE5-YOR 06
Picture gallery8" x 10"; b & wPHE5-YOR 07
Library8" x 10"; b & wPHE5-YOR 08
Fireplace alcove in central hall8" x 10"; b & wPHE5-YOR 09
Main hall8" x 10"; b & wPHE5-YOR 10
Main stairwayTwo copies; 8" x 10"; b & wPHE5-YOR 11
View to main hall stairway8" x 10"; b & wPHE5-YOR 12
Plan of first floor8" x 10"; b & wPHE5-YOR 13
Stable8" x 10"; b & wPHE5-YOR 14
Stable area8" x 10"; b & wPHE5-YOR 15
Groom's quarters?8" x 10"; b & wPHE5-YOR 16

Location

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House built <1880 '80s '90s 1900s '10s '20s '30s
house is gone
standing