CFR1127

Application: 

yes

Year Acquired: 

1908

Crops and Livestock Historic: 

pears and apples; a few of the pear trees planted in 1897 remain in production in 2008. Livestock included horses, mules and milk cows. Peaches were also grown in two areas.

Address Physical: 

3285 Hillcrest Rd., Medford, adjoins east side of Medford

Legal Description: 

T 37 S, R 1W, S 21 & 22
200

Award: 

Century Farm

Original Buildings: 

No

Acreage Farmed: 

0

Acreage Current: 

240

Donation Land Claim: 

yes

Homestead: 

no

Farm or Ranch Name: 

Hillcrest Orchard

National Register: 

yes

Generations Living on Property: 

0

Original Owner Origin: 

New York

Crops and Livestock Current: 

In 2008 - Bearing and non-bearing pears; wine grapes; peaches; apples; vegetables; fallow land. No livestock on farm in 2008.

County: 

Jackson

Applicant Filer Relationship: 

Grandchildren, Great grandchildren and Great-Great grandchildren

Original Owner Ethnicity: 

N/A

Original Owner: 

Parsons, Reginald H.

Other Buildings: 

Barn(c1900); Packing House (c1906); Cow Barn (c1910); Electric Car Garage (1911); Wagon Shed (c1912); Garage (1912); Main Residence (1917); Office (1917); Recreation Hall (1919); Wash Rack (c1923); Guest House (1926)

Homestead Other: 

No

Donation Land Claim Number: 

DLC#60

National Register Name: 

Hillcrest Orchards