Date of Construction: 1802?
Original Owner: John Yocum Crawford
Description of the Resource: One of three farms belonging to John Yocum Crawford, a prominent Lower Merion farmer and banker. This three-story Federal-style stuccoed home features a hipped roof, and is thought to date from 1802. Its gatehouse at 1208 Spring Mill Road has been said to predate the Revolutionary War. (10/2012) Mt Pleasant: one of three farms belonging to John Yocum Crawford, a prominent Lower Merion farmer & banker (see also Stokes Pogis Hiland Farm) 3 story Federal hipped roof house said to date c.1820 and gatehouse at 1208 Spring Mill Road said to date shortly before the Revolution. (LLHH Bean pp. 936-8.) (88)
Street Classification: Primary
Name of Local Historic District: Not in a local district
Name of National Historic District: Not applicable
Reviewed By: Historical Commission
Inventory Index Number: VI039