This unusual square-plan stone meetinghouse with a central door and small windows below a shallow hipped roof is Lancaster County's version of an early building type before the classic double meeting was established. With its upper balcony it may be the closest survivor to the long-demolished Bank Meetinghouse in Philadelphia. A generation after its original construction, a fire caused the renovation of its interior by Guest, a local joiner.
You are here
Sadsbury Friends Meetinghouse
If SAH Archipedia has been useful to you, please consider supporting it.
SAH Archipedia tells the story of the United States through its buildings, landscapes, and cities. This freely available resource empowers the public with authoritative knowledge that deepens their understanding and appreciation of the built environment. But the Society of Architectural Historians, which created SAH Archipedia with University of Virginia Press, needs your support to maintain the high-caliber research, writing, photography, cartography, editing, design, and programming that make SAH Archipedia a trusted online resource available to all who value the history of place, heritage tourism, and learning.