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Corbit-Sharp House

Odessa, Delaware
County of New Castle.
National Register Number: 67000004
Resource type: Building.
Property type: Domestic - single dwelling. The threat level was Satisfactory in
2008.
Certified Local Government: NO

Statement of Significance (as of designation - December 24, 1967):
This house, erected in 1772-74, is one of the great late Georgian houses in Delaware and the Middle Colonies. It also illustrates the architectural influence of a major town (Philadelphia) on smaller towns in its region. The gardens were designed in 1932 by Marian Cruger Coffin.

Condition:
There are no threats to the landmark.

The landmark received Underground Railroad Network to Freedom recognition.


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