Landmarks Uniontown Architecture: Famous Landmarks and Buildings

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List of the famous landmarks that make up the Uniontown skyline, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Uniontown architectural landmarks as well as other major buildings, dwellings, and other structures in Uniontown are included on this list. Information about these Uniontown buildings is included on this list, such as when the building first opened and what architectural style it falls under. List includes both new buildings in Uniontown and older historic landmarks.

This list is made up of a variety of buildings, including Pitts' Folly and Pariser House.

This list answers the question, "What are the most famous buildings in Uniontown?"

This is a good reference for research into the historical architecture in Uniontown. Famous architectural houses within the city of Uniontown are included as well, sometimes by address, other times listed by the name of the original home owner.

City/Town: Uniontown, Fayette County, Pennsylvania, United States of America, North America

Opened: Jan 01 1959

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Pitts' Folly is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Uniontown Architecture: Famous Landmarks and Buildings
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Pitts' Folly


Pitts' Folly is a historic antebellum Greek Revival residence located in Uniontown, Alabama. The house was built by Phillip Henry Pitts as his main home. It was designed by architect B. F. Parsons, who also designed the nearby Perry County Courthouse in Marion. Many local legends detail how the house gained its name, but they all center around the fact that the people of Uniontown believed it to be folly, or foolishness, that Pitts was building such a large house. ...more on Wikipedia

City/Town: Uniontown, Alabama, USA


Uniontown Academy is a historic school located at Uniontown, Carroll County, Maryland, United States. It is a one-story building of brick with a stone foundation constructed in 1851 and is said to be a replica of the earlier, 1810 structure. It is three bays wide and three bays long, with a gable roof. The front facade features a "false" front effect with its corbeled or stepped setbacks derived from a traditional Dutch style often seen in the false store fronts of western towns. The property retains many of its outbuildings and is operated as an inn and restaurant. The Uniontown Academy was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1973. ...more on Wikipedia

City/Town: Uniontown, Maryland, Maryland, USA

Opened: Jan 01 1851

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Weaver-Fox House


The Weaver-Fox House is a historic home located at Uniontown, Carroll County, Maryland, United States. It is a simplified Victorian Italianate villa, two stories high with a hip roof. It features two chimneys flanking a rectangular, hipped roof cupola. The house was built during the years 1874 and 1875 as the home of Dr. Jacob J. Weaver, Jr., a country physician. The Weaver-Fox House was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1975. ...more on Wikipedia

City/Town: Uniontown, Maryland, Maryland, USA

Opened: Jan 01 1874