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

This is intended to be a complete list of properties and districts listed on the National Register of Historic Places in Saratoga 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". Four of the properties and districts are further designated U.S. National Historic Landmarks.

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

Contents: Counties in New York
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Listings county-wide

Name on the Register Image Date listed Location City or town Description
1 Arrowhead Casino Prehistoric Site
Arrowhead Casino Prehistoric Site
02000-05-01May 1, 2000
Address Restricted
Saratoga Springs Native American site dating back as far as 8,000-9,000 years ago.
2 Barker General Store
Barker General Store
02002-04-01April 1, 2002
1 Military Rd.
Beecher Hollow Historic general store constructed in 1847
3 Batchellerville Presbyterian Church Upload image
02000-06-16June 16, 2000
County Route 7
Batchellerville Greek Revival Presbyterian church built in 1867.
4 Eli and Diadama Beecher House Upload image
02015-12-22December 22, 2015
2 Military Road
Beecher Hollow 1830 frame house of settlers who gave their name to surrounding hamlet of Beecher Hollow used as post office at one point
5 Col. Sidney Berry House
Col. Sidney Berry House
02003-12-12December 12, 2003
725 W. River Rd.
Northumberland Historic house built about 1800.
6 Abraham Best House
Abraham Best House
02011-07-14July 14, 2011
113 Vischer Ferry Rd.
Vischer Ferry Federal style house, built ca. 1815.
7 Broadway Historic District
Broadway Historic District
01979-09-12September 12, 1979
Originally on Broadway, Washington and Rock Sts., later increased
Saratoga Springs Commercial and residential core of city, with many buildings intact from 19th century
8 Brookside
01975-05-21May 21, 1975
Charlton St.
Ballston Spa 1793 house, modified later, was first built at springs for travelers. James Fenimore Cooper wrote part of Last of the Mohicans there. Now home to county historical society.
9 Bullard Block
Bullard Block
02009-09-16September 16, 2009
90-98 Broad St.
Schuylerville Commercial building built in 1881 in the High Victorian Gothic style.
10 Calvary Episcopal Church
Calvary Episcopal Church
02017-01-17January 17, 2017
85 Lake Hill Rd.
Burnt Hills Early Gothic Revival church built in 1849
11 Canfield Casino and Congress Park
Canfield Casino and Congress Park
01972-06-19June 19, 1972
Roughly bounded by Spring and Circular Sts., Park Pl., and Broadway
Saratoga Springs Site of early bottling plant and hotel now used as public park and history museum. Designated a National Historic Landmark District on February 27, 1987.
12 Catawissa (tugboat) Upload image
01996-08-08August 8, 1996
Lock 3, New York State Barge Canal, Erie Division
Waterford Tugboat built in 1896-1897 and scrapped in 2008.
13 Champlain Canal
Champlain Canal
01976-09-01September 1, 1976
Extends north from Troy to Whitehall
Troy 60-mile (97 km) canal connecting the south end of Lake Champlain to the Hudson River in New York constructed simultaneously with the Erie Canal.
14 Charlton Historic District
Charlton Historic District
01976-01-01January 1, 1976
Main St. (NY 51)
Charlton 123-acre (50 ha) district at the hamlet of Charlton. Includes 37 contributing buildings dating to 1787 and includes notable Greek Revival and Italianate architecture.
15 Clifton Park Center Baptist Church and Cemetery
Clifton Park Center Baptist Church and Cemetery
02004-09-24September 24, 2004
713 Clifton Park Center Rd.
Clifton Park Center Baptist church and cemetery built in 1837.
16 Clifton Park Hotel
Clifton Park Hotel
01998-06-18June 18, 1998
Old NY 146 and US 9
Clifton Park and Halfmoon Historic hotel erected in the 1820s.
17 Copeland Covered Bridge
Copeland Covered Bridge
01998-08-06August 6, 1998
North Shore Rd., over Beecher Creek
Edinburg Wooden covered bridge
18 Crescent Methodist Episcopal Church Upload image
02000-02-10February 10, 2000
Crescent Methodist Episcopal church, built in 1852 and demolished sometime before 2013.
19 Davis-Ferris Organ Upload image
02016-12-23December 23, 2016
2 Wesley Ave.
Round Lake Oldest three-manual organ in the nation.
20 The Drinkhall
The Drinkhall
01974-11-20November 20, 1974
297 Broadway
Saratoga Springs Historic trolley station built in 1915 by the Hudson Valley Railroad.
21 Dunning Street Cemetery
Dunning Street Cemetery
02015-02-23February 23, 2015
Dunning Street
Malta Final resting place of many important early Malta residents, including veterans of Revolutionary War, since 1775
22 Dutch Reformed Church of Gansevoort Upload image
01995-01-20January 20, 1995
10 Catherine St.
Gansevoort Dutch Reformed church, built about 1840 and demolished 1996.
23 East Side Historic District
East Side Historic District
01982-10-29October 29, 1982
Roughly bounded by George, Henry, East, and North Sts.
Saratoga Springs Intact residential area of well-to-do 19th century residents east of downtown.
24 Col. Elmer E. Ellsworth Monument and Grave
Col. Elmer E. Ellsworth Monument and Grave
01976-11-13November 13, 1976
Hudson View Cemetery
Mechanicville Monument to Elmer E. Ellsworth, the first casualty of the American Civil War, built in 1874.
25 Franklin Square Historic District
Franklin Square Historic District
01973-10-09October 9, 1973
In an irregular pattern from Beekman St. along both sides of Grand Ave., Franklin, and Clinton Sts. to Van Dam
Saratoga Springs Upscale area of Greek Revival housing later incorporated into West Side Historic District
26 Gansevoort Mansion
Gansevoort Mansion
01976-06-23June 23, 1976
Off NY 32
Gansevoort House built in 1813 by Herman Gansevoort (1779–1862).
27 Nathan Garnsey House
Nathan Garnsey House
02012-01-12January 12, 2012
1453 NY 146
Rexford Unaltered example of Federal architecture, ca. 1791.
28 Gideon Putnam Burying Ground
Gideon Putnam Burying Ground
02003-12-12December 12, 2003
Franklin St.
Saratoga Springs Early graveyard contains grave of city founder and his family. Only trace of him on the city's West Side.
29 Grant Cottage
Grant Cottage
01971-02-18February 18, 1971
CR 101 north of US 9
Mount McGregor Cottage first owned by banker Joseph W. Drexel. It was the site where Ulysses S. Grant died in 1885.
30 Grooms Tavern Complex
Grooms Tavern Complex
02000-02-10February 10, 2000
Sugar Hill Rd. at Grooms Rd.
Grooms Corners Historic tavern located at Grooms Corners. The complex consists of the 1825 tavern, a wagon and blacksmith shop, and a frame privy.
31 Hadley Mountain Fire Observation Station Upload image
02001-09-23September 23, 2001
Hadley Mountain
Hadley Historic fire observation station built in 1917.
32 Hadley Parabolic Bridge
Hadley Parabolic Bridge
01977-03-25March 25, 1977
CR 1
Hadley Built in 1895. Only iron semi-deck lenticular truss bridge extant in state.
33 Jonesville Cemetery
Jonesville Cemetery
02014-04-07April 7, 2014
Ushers & Longkill Rds.
34 Jonesville Store
Jonesville Store
02011-01-14January 14, 2011
989 Main St.
Jonesville Country store at Main Street and Longkill Road; now vacant.
35 Marshall House Upload image
02002-08-22August 22, 2002
136 NY 32 North
Schuylerville Farmhouse constructed in 1770–1773 used by the British as a field hospital during the Battles of Saratoga.
36 Mead House Upload image
02004-05-12May 12, 2004
2210 Galway Rd.
Galway House built about 1825.
37 Mechanicville Hydroelectric Plant
Mechanicville Hydroelectric Plant
01989-11-13November 13, 1989
At NY 32 on the Hudson River
Mechanicville Powerhouse, earth embankment, concrete non-overflow dam, and 700 feet long concrete gravity overflow dam built in 1897-1898.
38 Mohawk Valley Grange Hall
Mohawk Valley Grange Hall
02012-04-03April 3, 2012
274 Sugar Hill Rd.
Grooms Corners Grange hall built in 1791.
39 New York State Barge Canal
New York State Barge Canal
02014-10-15October 15, 2014
Linear across county, along Mohawk River and Champlain Canal
Clifton Park, Halfmoon, Mechanicville, Moreau, Northumberland, Saratoga, Schuylerville, Stillwater, Waterford Successor to Erie Canal approved by state voters in early 20th century to compete with railroads
40 Northside Historic District
Northside Historic District
01975-12-04December 4, 1975
Both sides of Saratoga Ave. (NY 32) from Maple Ave. to Roosevelt Bridge
Waterford District dating to 1828 characterized by large and small structures including the mansions of mill owners and modest workers' dwellings.
41 Noxon Bank Building
Noxon Bank Building
02003-12-04December 4, 2003
9 Terminal Rd.
Crescent Bank built in 1842.
42 Oakcliff
01998-06-01June 1, 1998
78 Church Hill Rd.
Crescent Historic house built about 1840.
43 Ormsby-Laughlin Textile Companies Mill
Ormsby-Laughlin Textile Companies Mill
01986-03-20March 20, 1986
31 Mohawk Ave.
Waterford Textile mill built circa 1894; it is the only surviving factory associated with the major industrial community known as Dial City.
44 Parks-Bentley House Upload image
01994-04-21April 21, 1994
53 Ferry Blvd.
South Glens Falls House in built about 1840.
45 Packer Farm and Barkersville Store Upload image
02013-08-27August 27, 2013
7189 Barkersville Rd.
Middle Grove Mid-19th century house moved to property and store built later are excellent examples of local vernacular architecture from the periods.
46 Peebles (Peobles) Island
Peebles (Peobles) Island
01973-10-02October 2, 1973
At junction of the Mohawk and Hudson Rivers
47 Petrified Sea Gardens
Petrified Sea Gardens
01999-01-20January 20, 1999
42 Petrified Gardens Road
Saratoga Springs Site of discovery of stromatolites; New York State Paleontologist Winifred Goldring, a pioneering 19th-century woman in science, researched them extensively here.
48 Pure Oil Gas Station
Pure Oil Gas Station
01978-10-18October 18, 1978
65 Spring St.
Saratoga Springs Moved from Broadway to this address and adapted for reuse as a restaurant
49 David Rayfiel House Upload image
02009-11-10November 10, 2009
1266 Kathan Rd.
Day Modern Movement style house built in 1958.
50 Cyrus Rexford House
Cyrus Rexford House
02011-01-14January 14, 2011
1643 NY 146
Rexford Stick Style Victorian house built in 1883.
51 Round Lake Historic District
Round Lake Historic District
01975-04-24April 24, 1975
U.S. Route 9
Round Lake Notable collection of late 19th century structures which are remarkably homogeneous.
52 The Royal Blockhouse Upload image
02012-01-31January 31, 2012
Address Restricted
Moreau British fortification that was part of the Fort Edward/Rogers Island military complex during the French and Indian War.
53 Ruhle Road Lenticular Metal Truss Bridge
Ruhle Road Lenticular Metal Truss Bridge
02004-09-04September 4, 2004
Ruhle Rd over Ballston Creek
Malta Lenticular truss bridge constructed in 1888 to span Black Creek in Salem
54 St. Stephen's Episcopal Church
St. Stephen's Episcopal Church
02005-04-06April 6, 2005
1 Grove St.
Schuylerville Gothic Revival style Episcopal church built in 1868.
55 Saratoga Gas, Electric Light and Power Company Complex
Saratoga Gas, Electric Light and Power Company Complex
02001-05-01May 1, 2001
Excelsior Ave.
Saratoga Springs Two buildings remain from early gas-generating power station started in 1873. Site also has archeological evidence of other buildings.
56 Saratoga National Historical Park
Saratoga National Historical Park
01966-10-15October 15, 1966
30 miles (48 km) north of Albany via U.S. 4 and NY 32
Saratoga The park preserves the site of the Battles of Saratoga, the first significant American military victory of the American Revolutionary War in 1777.
57 Old Saratoga Reformed Church
Old Saratoga Reformed Church
01997-11-07November 7, 1997
Junction of Burgoyne and Pearl Sts.
Schuylerville Reformed Church in America church built in 1857 in the Greek Revival style.
58 Saratoga Spa State Park District
Saratoga Spa State Park District
01985-09-12September 12, 1985
US 9 & NY 50
Saratoga Springs Renowned springs over only geysers in eastern U.S. made Saratoga a famous and popular resort
59 Smith's Grain and Feed Store
Smith's Grain and Feed Store
02012-05-08May 8, 2012
857 Main St.
Elnora Coal yard and grain business of George Smith at Elnora railroad crossing.
60 Stillwater United Church
Stillwater United Church
02006-09-28September 28, 2006
135 Hudson Ave.
Stillwater Historic church designed by noted architect Marcus F. Cummings and built in 1873.
61 Hiram Charles Todd House
Hiram Charles Todd House
01972-05-31May 31, 1972
4 Franklin Sq.
Saratoga Springs 1837 Greek Revival house near former site of railroad station
62 Union Avenue Historic District
Union Avenue Historic District
01978-04-04April 4, 1978
Union Ave.
Saratoga Springs Union Avenue includes a number of stately Victorian houses built in the second half of the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries.
63 Union Mill Complex
Union Mill Complex
01982-06-17June 17, 1982
NY 50, Milton Ave.
Ballston Spa Center of George West's paper-bag–making business. Later a chocolate factory and today a retail complex.
64 URGER (canal tugboat)
URGER (canal tugboat)
02001-11-29November 29, 2001
Near the eastern terminus of the Erie Division of the New York State Barge Canal
Waterford Historic canal tugboat built in 1901.
65 US Post Office-Ballston Spa
US Post Office-Ballston Spa
01988-11-17November 17, 1988
1 Front St.
Ballston Spa 1936 building in extremely restrained Colonial Revival style is like only one other post office in state
66 US Post Office-Saratoga Springs
US Post Office-Saratoga Springs
01989-05-11May 11, 1989
475 Broadway
Saratoga Springs Ornate 1910 Classical Revival building once had most elaborate postal lobby in state
67 Verbeck House
Verbeck House
01983-04-07April 7, 1983
20 Church Ave.
Ballston Spa Rare late residence by Marcus F. Cummings. Later used as National Bottle Museum.
68 Victory Mills
Victory Mills
02010-01-19January 19, 2010
42 Gates Ave.
Victory Historic textile mill building built in 1918.
69 Vischer Ferry Historic District
Vischer Ferry Historic District
01975-10-15October 15, 1975
Southwest of Clifton Park at the junction of River View, Vischer Ferry, and Crescent Rds.
Clifton Park Located along the Erie Canal, the district contains several historic structures including the Nicholas and Eldret Vischer House, dating from the mid-1700s.
70 Waterford Village Historic District
Waterford Village Historic District
01977-07-14July 14, 1977
Roughly bounded by the Hudson River, Erie Canal, and State St.
Waterford The district dates to 1799 and includes Greek Revival, Late Victorian and Federal architecture.
71 West Charlton United Presbyterian Church
West Charlton United Presbyterian Church
01998-02-20February 20, 1998
1331 Sacandaga Rd.
West Charlton Presbyterian church built about 1880 by immigrants from Scotland.
72 West Side Historic District
West Side Historic District
01994-04-04April 4, 1994
Roughly, along Church, Van Dam, State and Washington Sts., Woodlawn and Grand Aves. and Franklin Sq.
Saratoga Springs Large intact residential area of working-class housing from 19th century
73 George West House
George West House
02005-04-20April 20, 2005
801 NY 29
Rock City Falls Former home of industrialist and congressman George West
74 Wiggins-Collamer House
Wiggins-Collamer House
02007-10-31October 31, 2007
450 E. High St.
Malta Historic house built about 1835.
75 Yaddo
02013-02-27February 27, 2013
63 Henning Rd.
Saratoga Springs Former house of financier Spencer Trask and his wife, the writer Katrina Trask. Now an artists' colony.

Former listing

Name on the Register Image Date listed Date removed Location City or town Summary
1 Ruhle Road Stone Arch Bridge
Ruhle Road Stone Arch Bridge
01988-09-29September 29, 1988
02004-09-04September 4, 2004
Ruhle Road
Malta Historic stone arch bridge in Malta in Saratoga County, New York over Ballston Creek. Constructed about 1873; collapsed in 1993.

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