Moland House (aka Washington's Headquarters Farm) is an old stone farmhouse built around 1750, by John Moland (b. 1700 London, England d. 1761), a prominent Philadelphia and Bucks County lawyer. Although physically located in Hartsville, Warwick Township, Bucks County, Pennsylvania, its mailing address is in Warminster Township, Pennsylvania. The house served as the headquarters for General George Washington during the American Revolutionary War from August 10 to 23, 1777 while on the way to the Battle of Brandywine. The encampment stretched along both sides of Old York Road, on the slope of Carr's hill to the north; both sides of Bristol Road from Mearns Road to Meetinghouse Road. The Battle of Crooked Billet ended near here on May 1, 1778.Put Moland House and other Warwick Township attractions into our Warwick Township attractions planner, and watch your holiday take shape.
Moland House is owned by Warwick Township and is being restored and maintained by the Warwick Township Historical Society through grants from Warwick Township, the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, and the federal government, plus by private foundations and individual donors. Restoration began in 1997, and although it is nearly complete, a number of projects remain to be funded.
Create an itinerary including Moland House
Moland House reviews
Wonderful Craft Show in Historial setting; lots of local crafters have their crafts on display, reasonable prices and ots of selections. Highly recommend to those that like to craft or just like to..... more »
Lots happened in regards to the American Revolution their, i.e. the revolution was planned there. Staff is excited to tell you about the landmark. They are doing an archaeological dig there too. more »
The history behind this house is absolutely amazing! The fact that George Washington and other dignitaries met there was so exciting!! All they ask for is a small donation for the upkeep of the totally refurbished house.
One of my relatives camped here during Rev war. I never knew this or even knew this was a place till a local told me about it. Did research and found a ton of info. A must see. So much history happened here. Shocked its not a national park service site.
Plan your trip to Warwick Township
Get a personalized tripA complete day by day itinerary
based on your preferences
Customize itRefine your trip. We'll find the
best routes and schedules
Manage itEverything in one place.
Everyone on the same page.
Trips to Moland House by other users
60 days in Cinnaminson BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES Adventure Aquarium Battleship New Jersey Double Nickel Brewing Co 31 days in New York City BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES Sixth Avenue (Avenue of the Americas) Gagosian Gallery The High Line 1 day in Jamison BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES Moland House Radiance Day Spa 60 days in New York City & Los Angeles BY A USER FROM ISRAEL New York City Los Angeles 60 days in Philadelphia BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES Athenaeum of Philadelphia Independence Hall Todd House 60 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES Indianapolis South Bend Wichita