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List of the National Register of Historic Places listings in Rockland County, New York

This is intended to be a complete list of properties and districts listed on the National Register of Historic Places in Rockland County, 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 map by clicking on "Map of all coordinates". There are three properties and districts that are further designated U.S. National Historic Landmarks.

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

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Listings county-wide

Name on the Register Image Date listed Location City or town Description
1 Maj. John Andre Monument
Maj. John Andre Monument
02006-11-08November 8, 2006
42 Andre Hill
Tappan Site of Major John André's Hanging and Burial
2 Bear Mountain Bridge
Bear Mountain Bridge
01982-11-23November 23, 1982
NY 6/202
Stony Point First crossing of Hudson north of New York City; built 1924 by Harriman family and later turned over to state
3 Bear Mountain Inn
Bear Mountain Inn
02002-09-20September 20, 2002
Seven Lakes Drive
Bear Mountain 1915 rustic lodge was among first improvements to Bear Mountain State Park
4 Big House
Big House
01990-07-12July 12, 1990
US 9W near the junction with Closter Rd.
5 Blauvelt House
Blauvelt House
01985-03-28March 28, 1985
20 Zukor Rd.
New City
6 Blauvelt–Cropsey Farm Upload image
02017-01-31January 31, 2017
230 S. Little Tor Rd.
New City 1790s sandstone farmhouse that incorporates Dutch and English building traditions; has remained a working family farm despite suburbanization of surrounding area
7 Brick Church Complex
Brick Church Complex
01984-09-07September 7, 1984
Brick Church Rd. and NY 306
New Hempstead
8 Brook Chapel
Brook Chapel
02010-02-14February 14, 2010
6th St.
9 Brookside
02012-07-10July 10, 2012
406 N. Broadway
Upper Nyack
10 Christ Church
Christ Church
02011-05-18May 18, 2011
416 Valentine Ave.
11 Cliffside
01990-07-12July 12, 1990
Lawrence Ln. south of River Rd.
12 Closter Road-Oak Tree Road Historic District
Closter Road-Oak Tree Road Historic District
01990-07-12July 12, 1990
Roughly, north side of Closter Rd. and south side of Oak Tree Rd. approximately 0.5 miles (0.80 km) west of US 9W
13 Abner Concklin House
Abner Concklin House
01987-08-06August 6, 1987
Closter Rd.
14 Contempora House
Contempora House
02009-04-29April 29, 2009
88 S. Mountain Rd.
New City
15 De Wint House
De Wint House
01966-10-15October 15, 1966
Livingston Ave. and Oak Tree Rd.
Tappan Oldest house in county.
Headquarters of George Washington: August 1780, September–October 1780, May 1783.
Site of John André spy trial during American Revolutionary War.
16 John A. DeBaun Mill
John A. DeBaun Mill
01993-09-02September 2, 1993
NY 59, N side, opposite Highview Ave.
17 Peter DePew House
Peter DePew House
02008-07-03July 3, 2008
101 Old Route 304
New City
18 Dederer Stone House-Stonehurst
Dederer Stone House-Stonehurst
02002-12-31December 31, 2002
82 Rockland Rd.
19 English Church and Schoolhouse
English Church and Schoolhouse
01977-11-23November 23, 1977
484 New Hempstead Rd.
New City 1827 Federal-style church built for first English congregation established in New York west of Hudson a century earlier is second-oldest church in county. 1863 schoolhouse was in use as a public school building for over a century.
20 William Ferdon House
William Ferdon House
02011-05-18May 18, 2011
270 Ferdon Ave.
21 First Methodist Episcopal Church of Nyack
First Methodist Episcopal Church of Nyack
01998-02-20February 20, 1998
North Broadway, south of the junction of North Broadway and Birchwood Ave.
Upper Nyack
22 First Reformed Church
First Reformed Church
02015-11-09November 9, 2015
361 Ferdon Ave.
Piermont Wren-Gibbs Colonial Revival Church, built 1946, is home to oldest congregation in Piermont
23 Fraser-Hoyer House Upload image
01976-04-22April 22, 1976
Treason Hill off U.S. 9W
West Haverstraw
24 Gurnee–Sherwood House
Gurnee–Sherwood House
02011-07-19July 19, 2011
29 Spook Rock Road
Wesley Hills
25 Haddock's Hall
Haddock's Hall
01991-06-20June 20, 1991
300 Ferdon Ave.
26 Haring-Eberle House Upload image
01990-07-12July 12, 1990
US 9W north of Oak Tree Rd.
27 The Homestead
The Homestead
01983-11-10November 10, 1983
143 Hudson Ave.
Village of Haverstraw Farmhouse built ca. 1800 is one of oldest buildings in Haverstraw; residence of former mayor and other officials
28 Houser-Conklin House
Houser-Conklin House
02010-10-01October 1, 2010
246 Route 306
29 Edward Hopper Birthplace and Boyhood Home
Edward Hopper Birthplace and Boyhood Home
02000-04-06April 6, 2000
82 North Broadway
30 Hopson-Swan Estate
Hopson-Swan Estate
01992-11-23November 23, 1992
US 9W east of Sparkill, Tallman Mountain State Park
31 Kings Daughters Public Library
Kings Daughters Public Library
01991-08-09August 9, 1991
Jct. of Main and Allison Sts.
Village of Haverstraw Recently renovated 1903 building was home to oldest chartered public library in county (now a branch)
32 Ladentown United Methodist Church
Ladentown United Methodist Church
02005-09-07September 7, 2005
Ladentown Rd.
33 Little House
Little House
01990-07-12July 12, 1990
US 9W north of Oak Tree Rd.
34 M/V COMMANDER Upload image
01984-09-27September 27, 1984
Haverstraw Marina
Village of Haverstraw
35 Main School
Main School
02015-08-05August 5, 2015
45 Mountain Ave.
Hillburn Early 20th century wooden school was site of New York's biggest school desegregation battle
36 Carson McCullers House
Carson McCullers House
02006-07-14July 14, 2006
131 S. Broadway
South Nyack
37 Robert W. and Mary F. McCready House Upload image
02011-10-04October 4, 2011
139 Orange Turnpike
Sloatsburg Eclectic 1889 Victorian home of Irish immigrant builder whose firm was instrumental in the development of Sloatsburg during that era
38 Mount Moor African-American Cemetery
Mount Moor African-American Cemetery
01994-08-29August 29, 1994
Dexter Rd., off NY 59A
West Nyack On the grounds of the Palisades Center mall.
39 Neiderhurst
01990-07-12July 12, 1990
Ludlow Ln. south of River Rd.
40 North Main Street School
North Main Street School
02008-02-28February 28, 2008
185 N. Main St.
Spring Valley One of the earliest modern school buildings in the county, built in 1916 and expanded several times since. Now a satellite campus of Rockland Community College.
41 Old Sloatsburg Cemetery
Old Sloatsburg Cemetery
01999-07-23July 23, 1999
Richards Rd.
Sloatsburg Graves from late 18th to mid-20th centuries, including Sloat family members. Landscaping reflects different eras of cemetery design.
42 Onderdonk House
Onderdonk House
02006-09-28September 28, 2006
748 Piermont Ave.
43 Palisades Interstate Park
Palisades Interstate Park
01966-10-15October 15, 1966
W bank of the Hudson River
Fort Lee Extends through several NY and NJ counties.
44 Henry M. Peck House Upload image
02000-11-02November 2, 2000
US 9W at Helen Hayes Hospital
West Haverstraw Destroyed by fire in 2002.
45 Jacob P. Perry House
Jacob P. Perry House
02003-07-03July 3, 2003
15 Sickeletown Rd.
Pearl River House dating from turn of 19th century is one of the last built in pre-Revolutionary Dutch Colonial style.
46 Philadelphia Toboggan Company Carousel Number 15 Upload image
02001-06-08June 8, 2001
1000 Palisades Center
West Nyack Formerly located in the Palisades Center but was removed in the summer of 2009.
47 Piermont Railroad Station
Piermont Railroad Station
02008-12-03December 3, 2008
50 Ash Street
48 Henry Varnum Poor House Upload image
02007-12-11December 11, 2007
S. Mountain Rd.
New City
49 House at 352 Piermont Avenue
House at 352 Piermont Avenue
02015-01-27January 27, 2015
352 Piermont Ave.
Piermont Well-preserved 1780 stone house is one of few of its design in county
50 Rockland County Courthouse and Dutch Gardens
Rockland County Courthouse and Dutch Gardens
01991-01-03January 3, 1991
Jct. of S. Main St. and New Hempstead Rd.
New City
51 Rockland Print Works
Rockland Print Works
02013-10-23October 23, 2013
55 W. Railroad Ave.
Garnerville Surviving factory complex from area's industrial past
52 Rockland Road Bridge
Rockland Road Bridge
02005-12-07December 7, 2005
Rockland Rd., (bounded by Piermont and Ferdon Aves.)
53 Rockland Road Bridge Historic District
Rockland Road Bridge Historic District
02011-09-29September 29, 2011
Ferdon Ave., Rockland Rd. & S. Piermont Ave.
54 William H. Rose House
William H. Rose House
01999-04-15April 15, 1999
110 Tomkin Ave.
Stony Point Picturesque house of local businessman built ca. 1862 moved from original nearby location
55 Ross-Hand Mansion
Ross-Hand Mansion
01983-09-08September 8, 1983
122 S. Franklin St.
South Nyack
56 St. Paul's United Methodist Church
St. Paul's United Methodist Church
02001-03-12March 12, 2001
S. Broadway and Division St.
57 St. Paul's Episcopal Church
St. Paul's Episcopal Church
02008-07-02July 2, 2008
26 S. Madison Ave.
Spring Valley
58 Edward Salyer House
Edward Salyer House
01986-09-04September 4, 1986
241 S. Middletown Rd.
Pearl River Rare surviving Dutch Colonial frame house, built in 1765. Believed to be oldest house in Pearl River.
59 Michael Salyer Stone House
Michael Salyer Stone House
02002-12-31December 31, 2002
Blue Hill Rd.
Orangetown 1790 house has clapboard infill at gambrel roof's apex, much more common for Ulster County stone houses. May reflect Huguenot influence during construction.
60 Seaman–Knapp House
Seaman–Knapp House
02012-05-24May 24, 2012
35 Ladentown Rd.
61 Seven Oaks Estate
Seven Oaks Estate
01990-07-12July 12, 1990
End of Ludlow Ln.
62 Shadowcliff
02014-04-07April 7, 2014
521 N. Broadway
Upper Nyack
63 Sloat House
Sloat House
01974-11-05November 5, 1974
19 Orange Tpke.
Sloatsburg Original 1755 home of Sloat family, added onto in 1810s. Has bullet holes from accidental shooting of John Sloat
64 Sloat's Dam and Mill Pond
Sloat's Dam and Mill Pond
02000-04-06April 6, 2000
Off of Station Rd.
Sloatsburg Only surviving dam of three on the upper Ramapo River dates to 1792. Powered Jacob Sloat's mills; used until 1955
65 Jacob Sloat House
Jacob Sloat House
02006-12-22December 22, 2006
15 Liberty Rock Rd.
Sloatsburg Also known as Harmony Hall. 1848 retirement home of local textile merchant who gave village its name illustrates transition from Greek Revival to Picturesque in American architecture.
66 Sparkill Creek Drawbridge
Sparkill Creek Drawbridge
01985-03-28March 28, 1985
Bridge St. over Sparkill Creek
67 H. R. Stevens House
H. R. Stevens House
02005-01-14January 14, 2005
234 Congers Rd.
New City 1775 house of locally quarried sandstone shows convergence of Dutch and English vernacular building traditions. Frame Federal style expansion done in 1820s.
68 Stony Point Battlefield
Stony Point Battlefield
01966-10-15October 15, 1966
North of Stony Point on U.S. 9W and 202
Stony Point
69 Stony Point District School No. 4
Stony Point District School No. 4
02012-01-04January 4, 2012
Central Dr. at Cedar Flats Rd.
Stony Point
70 Stony Point Lighthouse
Stony Point Lighthouse
01979-05-29May 29, 1979
Stony Point Battlefield
Stony Point
71 Tappan Historic District
Tappan Historic District
01990-04-26April 26, 1990
Roughly bounded by Main St./Kings Hwy., Andre Ave. and New York Central RR
72 Tappan Zee Playhouse Upload image
01983-07-21July 21, 1983
20 S. Broadway
Nyack Demolished 2004.Cinema Treasures
73 Terneur-Hutton House
Terneur-Hutton House
01973-04-23April 23, 1973
160 Sickelton Rd.
West Nyack
74 Torne Brook Farm
Torne Brook Farm
01988-05-19May 19, 1988
Torne Brook Rd.
75 Upper Nyack Firehouse
Upper Nyack Firehouse
01982-09-23September 23, 1982
330 N. Broadway
Upper Nyack
76 US Post Office-Haverstraw
US Post Office-Haverstraw
01988-11-17November 17, 1988
86 Main St.
Village of Haverstraw High level of ornament on 1934 building may be due to influence of native James Farley, then Postmaster General
77 US Post Office-Nyack
US Post Office-Nyack
01989-05-11May 11, 1989
48 S. Broadway
Nyack Rare Classical Revival post office built after World War I
78 US Post Office-Pearl River
US Post Office-Pearl River
01988-11-17November 17, 1988
35 S. Main St.
Pearl River Unique 1935 post office with highly restrained Colonial Revival design showing a strong modernist influence. Officially renamed in 2005 for local Vietnam War MIA
79 US Post Office-Spring Valley
US Post Office-Spring Valley
01989-05-11May 11, 1989
7 N. Madison Ave.
Spring Valley Colonial Revival design of 1936 post office, unique in state, emphasizes Greek Revival precedents of style
80 US Post Office-Suffern
US Post Office-Suffern
01989-05-11May 11, 1989
15 Chestnut St.
Suffern 1930s building combining elements of Streamline Moderne and Colonial Revival styles; inside features relief of Communication as a semi-nude woman shooting a flaming arrow.
81 The USCO Church Upload image
02016-05-03May 3, 2016
21 Church St.
Garnerville 19th-century wooden former Methodist church used by late-1960s art collective USCO
82 Van Houten's Landing Historic District
Van Houten's Landing Historic District
02004-08-20August 20, 2004
North Broadway, School St., Ellen St., Castle Heights Ave., Van Houten St.
Upper Nyack
83 Washington Avenue Soldier's Monument and Triangle
Washington Avenue Soldier's Monument and Triangle
02006-07-26July 26, 2006
Washington Avenue Triangle (Jct. of Washington and Lafayette Aves.)
Suffern Memorial to local World War I dead on site where Washington and Lafayette camped features small cannon left over from Revolution
84 Washington Spring Road-Woods Road Historic District
Washington Spring Road-Woods Road Historic District
01990-07-12July 12, 1990
Roughly, area along Washington Spring Rd. from Highland Ave. to the Hudson River and north approximately 0.5 miles (0.80 km) along Woods Rd.
85 Former Wayside Chapel
Former Wayside Chapel
02000-04-06April 6, 2000
24 River Rd.
Grand View-on-Hudson

Former listing

Name on the Register Image Date listed Date removed Location City or town Summary
1 Henry Garner Mansion Upload image
01973-08-14August 14, 1973
18 Railroad Ave.
West Haverstraw

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