National Register of Historic Places listings in Peekskill, New York facts for kids

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This is a list of the National Register of Historic Places entries in Peekskill, New York. See also National Register of Historic Places listings in Westchester County, New York for all others in the county.

This is intended to be a complete list of properties and districts listed on the National Register of Historic Places in Peekskill, New York. The locations of National Register properties and districts (at least for all showing latitude and longitude coordinates below) may be seen in a Google map by clicking on "Map of all coordinates".

This National Park Service list is complete through NPS recent listings posted March 31, 2017.


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Current listings

Name on the Register Image Date listed Location City or town Description
1 Beecher-McFadden Estate Upload image
01987-11-02November 2, 1987
(#87001894)
E. Main St.
Peekskill
2 Drum Hill High School Upload image
01979-12-31December 31, 1979
(#79003797)
Ringgold St.
Peekskill
3 Ford Administration Building
Ford Administration Building
02006-04-12April 12, 2006
(#06000258)
1031 Elm St.
Peekskill Now the Peekskill City School District Administration Building
4 Nelson Avenue-Fort Hill Historic District
Nelson Avenue-Fort Hill Historic District
02006-05-04May 4, 2006
(#06000335)
Roughly along Nelson Ave., John St., Diven St., Constant St., Orchard St., Pauling St., and Decatur Ave.
Peekskill 19th-century residential area with many late Victorian houses
5 Thomas Nelson House Upload image
02001-08-08August 8, 2001
(#01000846)
1231 Seymour Ln.
Peekskill
6 Peekskill Downtown Historic District
Peekskill Downtown Historic District
02005-05-06May 6, 2005
(#04000095)
Main, Division, South, Park, Bank, Brown, First and Esther Sts., Central and Union Aves.
Peekskill Core of 19th-century Peekskill with landmark Moorish Revival tower at Division and South streets.
7 Peekskill Freight Depot
Peekskill Freight Depot
02004-10-27October 27, 2004
(#04001207)
41 S. Water St.
Peekskill Abraham Lincoln stopped here on the way to his inauguration and gave a short speech attended by 3,000 people, more than twice the population of Peekskill at the time. It was only appearance ever in Westchester County. Current building is only intact freight depot along former Hudson River Railroad.
8 Peekskill Presbyterian Church
Peekskill Presbyterian Church
02002-12-04December 4, 2002
(#02001400)
705 South St.
Peekskill 1846 church has had same bell since congregation was founded in 1790s.
9 St. Peter's Episcopal Church
St. Peter's Episcopal Church
02003-07-05July 5, 2003
(#03000598)
137 N. Division St.
Peekskill 1892 neo-Gothic church by Richard M. Upjohn
10 Standard House
Standard House
02000-09-22September 22, 2000
(#00001158)
50 Hudson Ave.
Peekskill 1855 Italianate commercial building, recently restored, is one of only two hotels remaining from industrial era. Now home to its economic-development department
11 US Post Office-Peekskill
US Post Office-Peekskill
01989-05-11May 11, 1989
(#88002401)
738 South St.
Peekskill Palladian windows not often found on pre-New Deal Colonial Revival post offices
12 Van Cortlandt Upper Manor House
Van Cortlandt Upper Manor House
01981-04-02April 2, 1981
(#81000417)
Oregon Rd.
Peekskill
13 Villa Loretto Upload image
01989-04-27April 27, 1989
(#88000148)
Crompond Rd.
Peekskill

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