Gassaway House

Gassaway House (HM25NT)

Location: Brookeville, MD 20833 Montgomery County
Country: United States of America

N 39° 10.871', W 77° 3.501'

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The Gassaway House was built about 1804 for Samuel and Anne Leeke. Brice John Gassaway purchased it in 1812 and he and his wife Dinah and two of their seven grown children were living here in 1814. Brice, a retired gentleman farmer from western Anne Arundel County, served as a militia officer during the American Revolution. His son George opened a store that was in operation in 1814 at the corner of Market and High streets. The house likely began with a side-hall and parlor; later another room flanking the hall and a rear kitchen ell were added.
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HM NumberHM25NT
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Date Added Monday, February 26th, 2018 at 7:02am PST -08:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 322211 N 4338901
Decimal Degrees39.18118333, -77.05835000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 10.871', W 77° 3.501'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 10' 52.26" N, 77° 3' 30.06" W
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Area Code(s)301
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 210 Market St, Brookeville MD 20833, US
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