Places To Save

Fisher’s Lane Bridge

Location: Fisher’s Lane over Tacony Creek Park
Built: c. 1796
Threat: Deferred Maintenance
Extant Magazine Winter 2019

Ascension of Our Lord Roman Catholic Church

Location: 701-65 East Westmoreland Street
Built:1914-1928
Threat: Neglect
Extant Magazine Winter 2019

Clairemont Farm

Location: 1860 West Montgomery Avenue, Villanova
Built: 1917-1918
Threat: Development
Extant Magazine Winter 2019

Robinson Building

Location: 1020 Market Street, Philadelphia
Built: 1946
Threat: Development
Extant Magazine Winter 2019

Colonial Germantown National Historic District

 Location: 4500-7600 blocks of Germantown Avenue
Built: c. 1690s-1940s
Threat: Development Pressure, Deferred Maintenance
Extant Magazine Spring 2018

Chinatown

Location: Between Vine, Arch, 7th and 11th Streets
Built: 1800s-2000s
Threat: Development Pressure
Extant Magazine Spring 2018

Neighborhood Police and Fire Buildings

Location: Citywide
Built: 1870s-2000s
Threat: Lack of Protection
Extant Magazine Spring 2018

Italian Market

Location: 900-1200 blocks of South 9th Street, Philadelphia
Built: 1880s-2000s
Threat: Lack of Protection
Extant Magazine Fall 2018

Frankford Chocolate Company

Location: 2101 Washington Avenue, Philadelphia
Built: 1856
Threat: Demolition
Extant Magazine Spring 2018

South Broad Street Rowhouses

Location: 1200-1600 blocks of South Broad Street
Built: c. 1880-1900
Threat: Development Pressure
Extant Magazine Spring 2018

Mount Vernon Baptist Church

Location: 454-58 East Rittenhouse Street
Built: 1893
Threat: Deferred Maintenance
Extant Magazine Spring 2018

30th Street Station

Location: 1 North 30th Street, Philadelphia
Built: 1933
Threat: Inappropriate Alterations, Ad Clutter
Extant Magazine Spring 2018

Esslinger’s Brewery

Location: 401-429 North 10th Street, Philadelphia
Built: 1870s-1935 (the property is a mix of 19th and 20th century buildings)
Threat: Development Pressure
Extant Fall 2017

Trinity Oxford Parish House

Location: 6901 Rising Sun Avenue
Built: 1928
Threat: Demolition
Extant Fall 2017

West Powelton Victorian Rows

Location: 4000 blocks of Spring Garden and Green Streets
Built: c. 1890
Threat: Deferred Maintenance, Development Pressure
Extant Fall 2017

Disston Recreation Center

Location: 4423 Longshore Avenue, Philadelphia
Built: 1931
Threat: Deferred Maintenance
Extant Fall 2017

Strickland Row

Location: 215-231 South Ninth Street
Built: 1815, 1925
Threat: Deferred Maintenance, Redevelopment
Extant Spring 2017

Broad-Erie-Germantown Nexus

Location: Nicetown-Tioga, North Philadelphia 
Built: 1890s, 1960s
Threat: Neglect 
Extant Spring 2017 

Lipkin Furniture

Location: 119 East Lincoln Highway, Coatesville
Built: 1947
Threat: Redevelopment
Extant Spring 2017

Tabor Chapel/First Colored Wesley Church

Location: 1642 Fitzwater Street
Built: 1857
Threat: Redevelopment
Extant Spring 2017

Jewelers Row

Location: 702-210 Sansom Street
Built: 1865-1924
Threat: Development, Undesignated Resource
Extant Magazine Winter 2017

Weisbrod & Hess Brewery

Location: 2117 East York Street
Built: 1891, 1899
Threat: Deferred Maintenance, Speculative Development
Extant Magazine Winter 2017

Young Men’s & Young Women’s Hebrew Association / Gershman Y

Location: 400-11 South Broad Street
Built: 1924
Threat: Campus Expansion
Extant Magazine Winter 2017

West Philadelphia Institute

Location: 22-26 South 40th Street
Built: 1876, alterations 1927, 1976
Threats: Insensitive Alterations, Speculative Development
Extant Magazine Winter 2017

Morton Weiss House

Location: 2935 Whitehall Drive, East Norriton, PA
Built: c. 1947-1950
Threat:  Development, Deferred Maintenance 
Extant Magazine Fall 2016

Hovenden House and Abolition Hall

Location: Germantwon Pike and Butler Pike, Plymouth Meeting, PA
Built: c. 1767, 1858
Threat:  Development, Road Realignment
Extant Magazine Fall 2016

Loch Aerie

Location: 700 Lancaster Avenue, Malvern, PA
Built: 1865-68
Threat:  Development
Extant Magazine Fall 2016

West Philadelphia Victorian Era Housing

Location: Various, West Philadelphia
Built: c. 1855 – 1920
Threat:  Development 
Extant Magazine Fall 2016

Harbisons Milk Bottle

Location: Carol and Abigail Streets, Philadelphia
Built: 1914
Threat:  Deferred Maintenance
Extant Magazine Volume 2, Issue 1

St. Paul’s Baptist Church

Location: 1000 Wallace Street, Philadelphia
Built: c. 1888
Threat:  Deferred Maintenance
Extant Magazine Volume 2, Issue 1

Third Presbyterian Church

Location: 9th and Potter Streets, Chester, PA
Built: 1896
Threat:  Vacancy / Deferred Maintenance
Extant Magazine Volume 2, Issue 1

Rittenhouse Coffee Shop; Warwick Apartments; Bair Funeral Home

Location: 1904-20 Sansom Street
Built: c. 1855, 1901, 1910 (respectively)
Threat:  Development Pressure
Extant Magazine Volume 2, Issue 1

Germantown Boys & Girls Club

Location: 25 West Penn Street, Philadelphia
Built: 1889, addition 1908
Threat:  Deferred Maintenance, Redevelopment
Extant Magazine Volume 1, Issue 3

Society Hill Playhouse

Location: 507 South Eight Street, Philadelphia
Built: C. 1902
Threat:  Development
Extant Magazine Volume 1, Issue 3

Dyottville Glass Works Homes

Location: 1122, 1123-1125, 1130-1136 East Hewson Street, Philadelphia
Built: c. 1815-1825
Threat:  Development
Extant Magazine Volume 1, Issue 3

Penn Fruit

Location: 5147 Frankford Avenue, Philadelphia
Built: 1954
Threat:  Transit Improvements, Redevelopment
Extant Magazine Volume 1, Issue 3

3600 Block of Lancaster Avenue

Location: 3600-3630 Block of Lancaster Avenue, Philadelphia
Built: c. 1872, 1880
Threat:  Development
Extant Magazine Volume 1, Issue 2

St. Laurentius Roman Catholic Church

Location: 1608 E. Berks Street, Philadelphia
Built: 1885-90
Threat:  Economic Hardship
Extant Magazine Volume 1, Issue 2

Edward Corner Marine

Location: 1100-02 N. Delaware Avenue, Philadelphia
Built: 1921
Threat:  Development
Extant Magazine Volume 1, Issue 2

Legendary Blue Horizon

Location: 1314-16 North Broad Street, Philadelphia
Built: c. 1873, 1916
Threat: Development
Extant Magazine Volume 1, Issue 1

William Penn Inn

Location: 527-533 East Lancaster Avenue, Wynnewood, Lower Merion Township, Montgomery County
Built: 1799
Threat:  Development
Extant Magazine Volume 1, Issue 1

Mount Moriah Cemetery Gatehouse

Location: 6101 Kingsessing Avenue, Philadelphia
Built: 1855
Threat: Neglect
Extant Magazine Volume 1, Issue 1

Fairmount Park Welcome Center

Location: 1599 JFK Boulevard, Philadelphia
Built: 1960
Threat: Park Redevelopment
Extant Magazine Volume 1, Issue 1

Mount Vernon Baptist Church

Location: 4000 blocks of Spring Garden and Green Streets
Built: c. 1890
Threat: Deferred Maintenance, Development Pressure
Extant Fall 2017