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Pinchot, Gifford, House (Grey Towers)

Milford, Pennsylvania
County of Pike.
West edge of Milford
National Register Number: 66000694
Resource type: District.
Property type: Domestic - single dwelling. The threat level was Satisfactory in
2008.
Congressional District: PA-10 Certified Local Government: NO
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Current use/information: Forest Service Conference Center.
Web Site: hp1.nena.org/gt.

Statement of Significance (as of designation - May 23, 1963):
From 1886 until his death, this chateau-like stone house was the family home of Gifford Pinchot (1865-1946), America's first professionally trained forester. Pinchot helped create the U.S. Forest Service.

Condition:
Grey Towers is currently in good condition and functioning as a US Forest Service operated facility.

There are no changes to report.


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