High Breeze Farm

High Breeze Farm (HM1JQD)

Location: Vernon Township, NJ 07422 Sussex County
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Country: United States of America
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N 41° 13.085', W 74° 25.09'

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This property is listed on the New Jersey and National Registers of Historic Places.

High Breeze was the last farm on Wawayanda Mountain. The main house dates back to 1828. From 1860 to 1986, the 160 acre farm was the home to four generations of the Barrett family. The farm never had plumbing, central heat, or telephone service, until 1986 Luther J. Barrett operated High Breeze almost as a time capsule of the 19th century farming. The State of New Jersey purchased the property in 1981 and added it to Wawayanda State Park.
Placed ByNew Jersey Department of Environmental Protection
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Date Added Tuesday, March 24th, 2015 at 9:02am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 548771 N 4563130
Decimal Degrees41.21808333, -74.41816667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 41° 13.085', W 74° 25.09'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds41° 13' 5.1" N, 74° 25' 5.4" W
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Area Code(s)973
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling West
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 222 Barrett Rd, Vernon Township NJ 07422, US
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