Wertz--Bestle Farm

51387 Portage Rd.
South Bend, Indiana

Historic Document

Wertz--Bestle Farm is located in St. Joseph County, Indiana certified as a historic location on Thursday April 12, 2001. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Domestic, Agriculture/Subsistence, more specifically a Single Dwelling, Animal Facility. Wertz--Bestle Farm was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Event, Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Agriculture, Architecture.

Wertz--Bestle Farm Information

Ownership Type: Private
Type of Resource: Building
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1872
Level of Governmental Significance: Local
Architectural Style: Schweitzer barn
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Wertz--Bestle Farm Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 127
Number of historically contributing buildings: 2
Number of historically contributing sites: 1
Number of historically contributing structures: 2
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 0
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
South Bend Historic Locations St. Joseph County Historic Locations Indiana Historic Locations