National Register of Historic Places listings in southern Westchester County, New York facts for kids

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This is a list of the National Register of Historic Places listings in southern Westchester County, New York, excluding the cities of New Rochelle and Yonkers, which have separate lists of their own.

This is intended to be a complete list of the properties and districts on the National Register of Historic Places in the southern half of Westchester County, New York, United States. The following communities comprise this region:

Latitude and longitude coordinates are provided for many National Register properties and districts; these locations may be seen together in a Google map.

Of the 230 properties and districts listed on the National Register in the county, 88, including six National Historic Landmarks (NHLs), are on this list. Two, the Bronx River Parkway and Old Croton Aqueduct, the latter an NHL, are linear listings included on both this list and the northern Westchester list.

This National Park Service list is complete through NPS recent listings posted March 31, 2017.
Contents: Counties in New York
Albany (Albany)AlleganyBronxBroomeCattaraugusCayugaChautauquaChemungChenangoClintonColumbiaCortlandDelawareDutchess (Poughkeepsie, Rhinebeck)Erie (Buffalo)EssexFranklinFultonGeneseeGreeneHamiltonHerkimerJeffersonKingsLewisLivingstonMadisonMonroe (Rochester)MontgomeryNassauNew York (Below 14th Street, 14th to 59th Streets, 59th to 110th Streets, Above 110th Street, Islands)NiagaraOneidaOnondaga (Syracuse)OntarioOrangeOrleansOswegoOtsegoPutnamQueensRensselaerRichmondRockland – St. Lawrence – SaratogaSchenectadySchoharieSchuylerSenecaSteubenSuffolkSullivanTiogaTompkinsUlsterWarrenWashingtonWayneWestchester (Northern, Southern, New Rochelle, Peekskill, Yonkers)WyomingYates

Current listings

Name on the Register Image Date listed Location City or town Description
1 African Cemetery
African Cemetery
02003-10-03October 3, 2003
(#03000999)
North St.
Rye Historic segregated cemetery, established in 1860 and used until 1964, including burial of veterans from the Civil War through World War II
2 Armour-Stiner House
Armour-Stiner House
01975-12-18December 18, 1975
(#75001238)
45 W. Clinton Ave.
Irvington Possibly the only domed octagon house in the world
3 Bar Building
Bar Building
02007-05-17May 17, 2007
(#07000331)
199 Main St.
White Plains
4 Bird Homestead
Bird Homestead
02010-02-22February 22, 2010
(#10000032)
600 Milton Rd.
Rye Original Greek Revival home built in 1835 with several farm buildings of the Bird family
5 Bolton Priory
Bolton Priory
01974-06-28June 28, 1974
(#74001320)
7 Priory Lane
Pelham Manor
6 Evangeline Booth House
Evangeline Booth House
02011-02-22February 22, 2011
(#11000040)
101 N. Central Ave.
Hartsdale
7 Boston Post Road Historic District
Boston Post Road Historic District
01982-10-29October 29, 1982
(#82001275)
Roughly bounded by Boston Post Rd. and Milton Harbor
Rye Houses and land use unchanged from late 18th century
8 Bronx River Parkway Reservation
Bronx River Parkway Reservation
01991-01-11January 11, 1991
(#90002143)
Bronx River Pkwy. from jct. with Sprain Brook Rd. to and including Kensico Dam Plaza
Valhalla and Bronxville
9 Bronxville Women's Club
Bronxville Women's Club
02007-10-03October 3, 2007
(#07001041)
135 Midland Ave.
Bronxville
10 Bush-Lyon Homestead
Bush-Lyon Homestead
01982-04-22April 22, 1982
(#82003412)
John Lyon Park, King St.
Port Chester
11 Capitol Theater
Capitol Theater
01984-06-07June 7, 1984
(#84003426)
147-151 Westchester Ave.
Port Chester
12 Church of St. Barnabas
Church of St. Barnabas
02000-03-24March 24, 2000
(#00000241)
15 N Broadway
Irvington 1853 stone Gothic Revival church has included Washington Irving, Philip Schuyler and Jay Gould as members
13 Church of St. Joseph of Arimathea
Church of St. Joseph of Arimathea
02002-01-11January 11, 2002
(#01001439)
2172 Saw Mill River Rd.
Greenburgh
14 Jasper F. Cropsey House and Studio
Jasper F. Cropsey House and Studio
01973-05-17May 17, 1973
(#73001287)
49 Washington Ave.
Hastings-on-Hudson
15 Old Croton Aqueduct
Old Croton Aqueduct
01974-12-02December 2, 1974
(#74001324)
Runs N from Yonkers to New Croton Dam
Various First long-distance aqueduct built to provide water from upstate to New York City. An engineering marvel in its time now used as a linear park
16 John William Draper House
John William Draper House
01975-05-15May 15, 1975
(#75001237)
407 Broadway
Hastings-on-Hudson Home of astrophotography pioneer John William Draper, who in the 1840s took the first recognizable photo of the moon through a telescope at his observatory here.
17 East Irvington School
East Irvington School
01983-10-06October 6, 1983
(#83004216)
Taxter Rd.
East Irvington Late 19th-century school built for children of growing Irish immigrant population; now apartments.
18 Edgewood House
Edgewood House
01986-06-26June 26, 1986
(#86001388)
908 Edgewood Ave.
Pelham Manor
19 Elmsford Reformed Church and Cemetery
Elmsford Reformed Church and Cemetery
01983-09-15September 15, 1983
(#83001828)
30 S. Central Ave.
Elmsford Congregation organized in 1790; church building erected three years later is oldest building in village and oldest church in continuous use in county
20 Estherwood and Carriage House
Estherwood and Carriage House
01979-11-20November 20, 1979
(#79001646)
Clinton Ave.
Dobbs Ferry Late 19th-century mansion and estate of industrial tycoon James Jenning McComb; now part of The Masters School, which he helped endow.
21 First United Methodist Church
First United Methodist Church
02000-01-07January 7, 2000
(#99001656)
226 E. Lincoln Ave.
Mount Vernon
22 Leo Friedlander Studio
Leo Friedlander Studio
01982-07-29July 29, 1982
(#82003416)
825 W. Hartsdale Rd.
Greenburgh
23 Glenwolde Park Historic District Upload image
02014-09-03September 3, 2014
(#14000542)
Glenwolde Park, Walter St. & Willowbrook Ave.
Tarrytown Tudor-styled residential district built during 1920s suburbanization
24 Good Counsel Complex
Good Counsel Complex
01997-04-25April 25, 1997
(#97000358)
52 N. Broadway
White Plains
25 Percy Grainger Home and Studio
Percy Grainger Home and Studio
01993-04-08April 8, 1993
(#93000234)
7 Cromwell Pl.
White Plains
26 Hadden-Margolis House Upload image
02008-03-07March 7, 2008
(#08000146)
61 Winfield Ln.
Harrison
27 Hartsdale Pet Cemetery
Hartsdale Pet Cemetery
02012-08-17August 17, 2012
(#12000535)
75 N. Central Park Ave.
Hartsdale
28 Hartsdale Railroad Station
Hartsdale Railroad Station
02011-07-14July 14, 2011
(#11000453)
1 E. Hartsdale Ave.
Hartsdale 1915 railroad station building
29 Hastings Prototype House
Hastings Prototype House
01991-12-19December 19, 1991
(#91001873)
546 Farragut Pkwy.
Hastings-on-Hudson 1936 Moderne house, built by local developer, was meant to be pattern for a housing development in Florida that was never built. Architect's only work in this style.
30 Widow Haviland's Tavern
Widow Haviland's Tavern
01974-04-16April 16, 1974
(#74001322)
Purchase St.
Rye
31 Caleb Hyatt House
Caleb Hyatt House
01973-01-22January 22, 1973
(#73001291)
937 White Plains Post Rd.
Scarsdale
32 Hyatt-Livingston House Upload image
01972-10-05October 5, 1972
(#72000917)
152 Broadway
Dobbs Ferry Burned down in 1974
33 Irvington Historic District
Irvington Historic District
02014-01-15January 15, 2014
(#13001095)
N. & S. Astor, Broadway, Buckhout, Cottenet, Dearman, Dutcher, Eckar & Ferris Sts., Bridge St., E. & W. Home Pl.
Irvington Historic core of small riverside suburb; See map
34 Irvington Town Hall
Irvington Town Hall
01984-11-01November 1, 1984
(#84000205)
85 Main St.
Irvington Built in 1902, early use of Colonial Revival in a civic building. Upper floors have an auditorium for performances and community gatherings, was home to public library until 2000.
35 Timothy Knapp House and Milton Cemetery
Timothy Knapp House and Milton Cemetery
01982-06-14June 14, 1982
(#82003413)
265 Rye Beach Ave. and Milton Rd.
Rye Built between 1667 and 1670 by Timothy Knapp
36 Lawrence Park Historic District Upload image
01980-01-23January 23, 1980
(#80002788)
Roughly bounded by Side Hill, Prescott, Kensington, Garden and Chestnut Ave., Maidens Ln., and Valley and Pondfield Rds.
Bronxville
37 Life Savers Building
Life Savers Building
01985-07-11July 11, 1985
(#85001496)
N. Main St.
Port Chester Now a condominium complex
38 Lord and Burnham Building
Lord and Burnham Building
01999-02-12February 12, 1999
(#99000193)
2 Main St.
Irvington 1870 building, home to eponymous maker of conservatories and greenhouses that supplied local estates, is now the village's library after lengthy restoration.
39 Mamaroneck Methodist Church
Mamaroneck Methodist Church
01992-10-02October 2, 1992
(#92001304)
514 Boston Post Rd.
Mamaroneck
40 Manor Club
Manor Club
02014-05-12May 12, 2014
(#14000207)
1023 Esplanade
Pelham Manor
41 Mapleton
Mapleton
01976-09-28September 28, 1976
(#76001295)
52 N. Broadway
White Plains
42 Marble Schoolhouse
Marble Schoolhouse
02005-07-06July 6, 2005
(#05000663)
388 California Rd.
Eastchester
43 Masterton-Dusenberry House
Masterton-Dusenberry House
01980-04-16April 16, 1980
(#80002789)
90 White Plains Rd.
Bronxville
44 McVickar House
McVickar House
02004-01-14January 14, 2004
(#03001398)
131 Main St.
Irvington 1853 Greek Revival house is second oldest on village's Main Street
45 New York, Westchester & Boston Railway Highbrook Avenue Bridge Upload image
02016-08-02August 2, 2016
(#16000487)
Highbrook Ave. between Lincoln & Harmon Aves
Pelham Early example of a reinforced concrete arch bridge, dating to 1911
46 Nuits
Nuits
01977-04-13April 13, 1977
(#77000986)
Hudson Rd. and Clifton Pl.
Ardsley-on-Hudson 1852 Italian villa-style house was early work by Detlef Lienau; later home to Cyrus West Field and John Jacob Astor III. Only extant example of Lienau's early residential work.
47 Odell House
Odell House
01973-03-28March 28, 1973
(#73001286)
425 Ridge Rd.
Greenburgh
48 Pelham Picture House
Pelham Picture House
02010-05-28May 28, 2010
(#10000305)
175 Wolf's Lane
Pelham
49 Pelhamdale
Pelhamdale
01982-11-04November 4, 1982
(#82001276)
45 Iden Ave.
Pelham Manor
50 Peoples National Bank and Trust Company Building
Peoples National Bank and Trust Company Building
02000-09-14September 14, 2000
(#00001119)
31 Mamaroneck Ave.
White Plains
51 Playland Amusement Park
Playland Amusement Park
01980-07-04July 4, 1980
(#80004529)
Playland Pkwy. and Forest Ave.
Rye Only publicly owned amusement park in U.S. and an early example of one designed for visitors by car as opposed to public transit; Art Deco stylings on attractions widely copied
52 Presbyterian Rest for Convalescents
Presbyterian Rest for Convalescents
02011-04-27April 27, 2011
(#11000230)
69 N. Broadway
White Plains
53 Jacob Purdy House
Jacob Purdy House
01979-08-31August 31, 1979
(#79001651)
60 Park Ave.
White Plains
54 Putnam and Mellor Engine and Hose Company Firehouse
Putnam and Mellor Engine and Hose Company Firehouse
01983-09-15September 15, 1983
(#83001831)
46 S. Main St.
Port Chester Torn down in 2007
55 Reid Hall, Manhattanville College
Reid Hall, Manhattanville College
01974-03-22March 22, 1974
(#74001321)
Manhattanville College, Purchase St.
Purchase
56 Romer-Van Tassel House Upload image
01994-11-25November 25, 1994
(#94001373)
2121 Saw Mill River Rd.
Greenburgh
57 Rye Meeting House
Rye Meeting House
02011-01-14January 14, 2011
(#10001134)
624 Milton Rd.
Rye Original one room school house built in the 1830s, used as a chapel and later as a Quaker meeting house. Built in the Gothic Revival style.
58 Rye Town Park-Bathing Complex and Oakland Beach
Rye Town Park-Bathing Complex and Oakland Beach
02003-04-18April 18, 2003
(#03000252)
Forrest Ave., bet. Rye Beach and Dearborn Ave.
Rye
59 St. Paul's Church National Historic Site
St. Paul's Church National Historic Site
01966-10-15October 15, 1966
(#66000580)
Eastchester
Mount Vernon
60 St. Peter's Episcopal Church
St. Peter's Episcopal Church
02006-04-12April 12, 2006
(#06000260)
19 Smith St.
Port Chester
61 St. Thomas' Episcopal Church Complex
St. Thomas' Episcopal Church Complex
02003-08-12August 12, 2003
(#03000242)
158-168 W. Boston Post Rd.
Mamaroneck
62 Scarsdale Railroad Station
Scarsdale Railroad Station
02000-07-27July 27, 2000
(#00000837)
Popham Rd. at Bronx River Pkwy.
Scarsdale
63 Scarsdale Woman's Club
Scarsdale Woman's Club
02008-02-29February 29, 2008
(#08000110)
37 Drake Rd.
Scarsdale
64 Skinny House
Skinny House
02015-05-18May 18, 2015
(#15000235)
175 Grand St.
Mamaroneck Depression-era house built by African-American architect on small parcel
65 Soundview Manor
Soundview Manor
02009-11-25November 25, 2009
(#09000957)
283 Soundview Ave.
White Plains
66 South Presbyterian Church
South Presbyterian Church
02000-05-26May 26, 2000
(#00000548)
343 Broadway
Dobbs Ferry 1869 stone Gothic Revival church is the only known building by Julius Munckowitz, later involved in developing New York City's park system
67 Spanish American War Monument to the 71st Infantry Regiment
Spanish American War Monument to the 71st Infantry Regiment
02011-01-14January 14, 2011
(#10001133)
Jackson Avenue & Saw Mill River Road
Greenburgh
68 John Stevens House
John Stevens House
01972-04-26April 26, 1972
(#72000919)
29 W. 4th St.
Mount Vernon
69 Stony Hill Cemetery Upload image
01999-06-25June 25, 1999
(#99000753)
Buckout Rd.
Harrison
70 Trinity Episcopal Church Complex
Trinity Episcopal Church Complex
01998-09-01September 1, 1998
(#97001494)
335 Fourth Ave.
Mount Vernon
71 Tuckahoe High School
Tuckahoe High School
02010-02-24February 24, 2010
(#10000045)
65 Siwanoy Blvd.
Eastchester
72 US Post Office-Bronxville
US Post Office-Bronxville
01988-11-17November 17, 1988
(#88002459)
119 Pondfield Rd.
Bronxville part of the US Post Offices in New York State, 1858-1943, TR
73 US Post Office-Dobbs Ferry
US Post Office-Dobbs Ferry
01988-11-17November 17, 1988
(#88002484)
120 Main St.
Dobbs Ferry One of many New Deal-era Colonial Revival post offices in the state; one of only three with parapeted gables and window keystones; part of the US Post Offices in New York State, 1858-1943, TR
74 US Post Office-Harrison
US Post Office-Harrison
01989-05-11May 11, 1989
(#88002524)
258 Halstead Ave.
Harrison part of the US Post Offices in New York State, 1858-1943, TR
75 US Post Office-Larchmont
US Post Office-Larchmont
01989-05-11May 11, 1989
(#88002341)
1 Chatsworth Ave.
Larchmont part of the US Post Offices in New York State, 1858-1943, TR
76 US Post Office-Mount Vernon
US Post Office-Mount Vernon
01989-05-11May 11, 1989
(#88002355)
15 S. First St.
Mount Vernon part of the US Post Offices in New York State, 1858-1943, TR
77 US Post Office-Port Chester
US Post Office-Port Chester
01989-05-11May 11, 1989
(#88002406)
245 Westchester Ave.
Port Chester part of the US Post Offices in New York State, 1858-1943, TR
78 US Post Office-Rye
US Post Office-Rye
01989-05-11May 11, 1989
(#88002426)
41 Purdy Ave.
Rye part of the US Post Offices in New York State, 1858-1943, TR
79 US Post Office-Scarsdale
US Post Office-Scarsdale
01989-05-11May 11, 1989
(#88002428)
29 Chase Rd.
Scarsdale part of the US Post Offices in New York State, 1858-1943, TR
80 Villa Lewaro
Villa Lewaro
01976-05-11May 11, 1976
(#76001289)
N. Broadway
Irvington Home of Madame C.J. Walker, hair-care products tycoon and first African-American millionaire.
81 Walter's Hot Dog Stand
Walter's Hot Dog Stand
02010-06-11June 11, 2010
(#10000338)
937 Palmer Ave.
Mamaroneck 1928 imitation pagoda
82 William E. Ward House
William E. Ward House
01976-11-07November 7, 1976
(#76001294)
Comly Ave.
Rye Brook First reinforced concrete structure in U.S., built in the 1870s on state line. Extends into Greenwich, Connecticut
83 Washington Irving Memorial
Washington Irving Memorial
02000-09-08September 8, 2000
(#00001062)
Broadway and Sunnyside Ln.
Irvington Daniel Chester French-sculpted memorial to writer who gave Irvington its name, erected in the late 1920s.
84 Wayside Cottage
Wayside Cottage
01981-05-01May 1, 1981
(#81000418)
1039 Post Rd.
Scarsdale
85 White Plains Armory
White Plains Armory
01980-04-16April 16, 1980
(#80002796)
35 S. Broadway
White Plains
86 White Plains Rural Cemetery
White Plains Rural Cemetery
02003-09-19September 19, 2003
(#03000247)
167 N. Broadway
White Plains
87 Albert E. and Emily Wilson House
Albert E. and Emily Wilson House
02007-04-18April 18, 2007
(#07000330)
617 Brook St.
Mamaroneck
88 Woman's Club of White Plains
Woman's Club of White Plains
02010-10-20October 20, 2010
(#10000853)
305 Ridgeway
White Plains

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