Mt Joshua School

Historic Property
Alternate Name:
[unknown]
Street Address:
1972 Longtown Rd

Site Number:
1317
Control Number:
U/55/1317
Tax Number:
207-00-49
Date Surveyed:
November 16 2001
Category:
Building
Construction Date:
1900 – 1920
Historic Use:
Education
Current Use:
Vacant/Not In Use
Historic Core Shape:
Rectangular
Number of Stories:
1
Construction Method:
frame
Exterior Walls Materials:
Weatherboard
Foundation Materials:
Stone
Roof Shape:
gable, end to front
Roof Materials:
composition shingle
Porch Width:
entrance bay only
Porch Shape:
shed
Signficant Architectural Features:
Mortered rubble-stone foundation. Rectangular front extension from main core with door on each side. Large 6/6 windows. Diagonal boards under horizontal weatherboard. Beaded board ceilings and wall inside. Appears to have two large main rooms.
Historical Information:
This former school may have once been associated with nearby Mt Joshua Church. African American.
Quadrangle Name:
Longtown