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Kester House

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1815, Peter Kester, master mason. Smith Road (T 413), off PA 2008, 0.8 miles east of PA 33

Peter Kester's house takes the form of a two-room-deep, side-hall-plan house that across the mid-Atlantic region was often extended to a full central-hall plan at a later date.

Writing Credits

George E. Thomas


What's Nearby


George E. Thomas, "Kester House", [Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—,

Print Source

Cover: Buildings of PA vol 2

Buildings of Pennsylvania: Philadelphia and Eastern Pennsylvania, George E. Thomas, with Patricia Likos Ricci, Richard J. Webster, Lawrence M. Newman, Robert Janosov, and Bruce Thomas. Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 2012, 519-519.

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