Livezey House

Item Info

Item No: pdcp00981
Title: Livezey House
Historic Street Address: 1100 Livezey Lane
Media Type: Photographic Prints
Source: Print and Picture Collection

Exterior view of the facade and entranceway to the Livezey House, an 18th-century stone house alongside Wissahickon Creek in West Mt. Airy. Residence bought in 1747 by Thomas Livezey, a wealthy miller, who named it Glen Fern. In 1873 the City of Philadelphia bought the building from the Livezey family with help from the Fairmount Park Historic Preservation Trust.

Creation Year: ca. 1895
Geocode Latitude: Geocode Longitude:-75.213249
Geocode Latitude:40.049434

Creator Name: Pancoast, Charles R., 1858- - Photographer