Cannon-Maston House

Cannon-Maston House (HM2G0)

Location: Seaford, DE 19973 Sussex County
Country: United States of America

N 38° 41.299', W 75° 38.938'

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In 1696, James Cannon received a patent for land at this location from the Proprietary government of Maryland. Known as Ickford, the tract became the property of his son Thomas Cannon in 1712. It is believed that he erected the first section of the present brick dwelling in 1727, and expanded the structure in 1733. The property remained in the Cannon family until 1851, when it was sold to Halsey H. Maston. In its construction details and plan, the Cannon-Maston House reflects the architectural traditions of early plantation owners in the Chesapeake Bay region. It is one of the oldest surviving buildings in Sussex County. The Cannon-Maston House was listed in the National Register of Historic Places in 1975.
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HM NumberHM2G0
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Marker NumberSC-70
Year Placed2007
Placed ByDelaware Public Archives
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, September 5th, 2014 at 3:27am PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 443558 N 4282389
Decimal Degrees38.68831667, -75.64896667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 41.299', W 75° 38.938'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 41' 17.94" N, 75° 38' 56.28" W
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Area Code(s)302
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 19100-20264 Atlanta Rd, Seaford DE 19973, US
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