Frederick in Frederick County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
has been designated a
National Historic Landmark
This site possesses national significance in commemorating the history of the United States of America.
Built in 1758 by Elias Brunner, this farmhouse is an exceptional example of blended German and Georgian style architecture. The house illustrates the influence of immigrant traditions on early American building practices. Among its rare Germanic features is what may be the only five-plate stove remaining in its original location in the nation.
United States Department of the Interior
placed on the
of Historic Places
by the United States
Department of the Interior
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Agriculture • Architecture Colonial Era. In addition, it is included in the National Historic Landmarks series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1758.
Location. 39° 25.411′ N, 77° 25.62′ W. Marker is in Frederick, Maryland, in Frederick County. Marker is on West 2nd Street south of Rosemont Avenue, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1110 Rosemont Avenue, Frederick MD 21701, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Schifferstadt Architectural Museum (within shouting distance of this marker); Lloyd C. Culler (approx. half a mile away); Frederick's Boys High School (approx. 0.6 miles away); Here and There (approx. 0.7 miles away); Company A, 1st Battalion, 115th Infantry Regiment Memorial (approx. 0.8 miles away); World War II Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.8 miles away); Battle of Frederick (approx. 0.8 miles away); Veterans Memorial Bell Tower (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Frederick.
Credits. This page was last revised on August 12, 2019. It was originally submitted on August 12, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 177 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on August 12, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.