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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
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.

There are no threats to the landmark.

The landmark received Underground Railroad Network to Freedom recognition.

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