National Register of Historic Places listings in Schenectady County, New York

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

This is intended to be a complete list of properties and districts listed on the National Register of Historic Places in Schenectady 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".[1] Four of the sites are further designated U.S. National Historic Landmarks.

This National Park Service list is complete through NPS recent listings posted December 6, 2019.[2]


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Listings county-wide[edit]

[3] Name on the Register Image Date listed[4] Location City or town Description
1 Abrahams Farmhouse October 11, 1984
(#84003092)
Hardin Rd.
42°48′30″N 74°11′25″W / 42.808333°N 74.190278°W / 42.808333; -74.190278 (Abrahams Farmhouse)
Duanesburg
2 Alexandra Apartment Hotel August 8, 2019
(#100004246)
1-3 State Street
42°48′55″N 73°56′57″W / 42.8154°N 73.9491°W / 42.8154; -73.9491 (Alexandra Apartment Hotel)
Schenectady 1900 long-term residence built in Queen Anne Style for workers at nearby GE facility
3 Avery Farmhouse October 11, 1984
(#84003106)
NY 30
42°46′11″N 74°14′00″W / 42.769722°N 74.233333°W / 42.769722; -74.233333 (Avery Farmhouse)
Duanesburg
4 H. S. Barney Building July 19, 1984
(#84002965)
217-229 State St.
42°48′55″N 73°56′44″W / 42.815278°N 73.945556°W / 42.815278; -73.945556 (H. S. Barney Building)
Schenectady
5 Becker Farmhouse October 11, 1984
(#84003114)
Creek Rd.
42°45′07″N 74°15′43″W / 42.751944°N 74.261944°W / 42.751944; -74.261944 (Becker Farmhouse)
Duanesburg
6 Bishop Family Lustron House March 6, 2008
(#08000144)
26 Slater Dr.
42°53′20″N 73°54′52″W / 42.888889°N 73.914444°W / 42.888889; -73.914444 (Bishop Family Lustron House)
Glenville
7 Joseph Braman House
Joseph Braman House
April 24, 1987
(#87000917)
Braman's Corners
42°48′31″N 74°13′10″W / 42.808611°N 74.219444°W / 42.808611; -74.219444 (Joseph Braman House)
Duanesburg
8 Brandywine Avenue School December 9, 1999
(#99001491)
108 Brandywine Ave.
42°48′08″N 73°55′29″W / 42.802222°N 73.924722°W / 42.802222; -73.924722 (Brandywine Avenue School)
Schenectady Destroyed by fire in November 2007
9 Central Fire Station April 11, 1985
(#85000729)
Erie Blvd.
42°48′48″N 73°56′47″W / 42.813333°N 73.946389°W / 42.813333; -73.946389 (Central Fire Station)
Schenectady
10 Chadwick Farmhouse October 11, 1984
(#84003175)
Schoharie Tpk.
42°44′17″N 74°10′16″W / 42.738056°N 74.171111°W / 42.738056; -74.171111 (Chadwick Farmhouse)
Duanesburg
11 Chapman Farmhouse October 11, 1984
(#84003176)
Miller's Corners Rd.
42°48′44″N 74°13′16″W / 42.812222°N 74.221111°W / 42.812222; -74.221111 (Chapman Farmhouse)
Duanesburg
12 Christ Episcopal Church
Christ Episcopal Church
April 24, 1987
(#87000911)
NY 20
42°46′07″N 74°09′17″W / 42.768611°N 74.154722°W / 42.768611; -74.154722 (Christ Episcopal Church)
Duanesburg
13 Christman Bird and Wildlife Sanctuary
Christman Bird and Wildlife Sanctuary
August 25, 1970
(#70000433)
Schoharie Tpke.
42°44′27″N 74°07′30″W / 42.740833°N 74.125°W / 42.740833; -74.125 (Christman Bird and Wildlife Sanctuary)
Delanson
14 Delanson Historic District
Delanson Historic District
October 11, 1984
(#84003181)
Main St.
42°44′35″N 74°11′16″W / 42.743056°N 74.187778°W / 42.743056; -74.187778 (Delanson Historic District)
Delanson
15 Dellemont-Wemple Farm October 25, 1973
(#73001266)
W of Schenectady on Wemple Rd.
42°46′16″N 74°00′30″W / 42.771111°N 74.008333°W / 42.771111; -74.008333 (Dellemont-Wemple Farm)
Rotterdam
16 Duane Mansion
Duane Mansion
April 24, 1987
(#87000910)
NY 20
42°45′16″N 74°07′41″W / 42.754444°N 74.128056°W / 42.754444; -74.128056 (Duane Mansion)
Duanesburg
17 Duanesburg-Florida Baptist Church October 11, 1984
(#84003185)
NY 30
42°48′31″N 74°12′58″W / 42.808611°N 74.216111°W / 42.808611; -74.216111 (Duanesburg-Florida Baptist Church)
Duanesburg
18 Eatons Corners Historic District October 11, 1984
(#84003196)
Eatons Corners Rd.
42°48′21″N 74°14′50″W / 42.805833°N 74.247222°W / 42.805833; -74.247222 (Eatons Corners Historic District)
Duanesburg
19 Enlarged Double Lock No. 23, Old Erie Canal
Enlarged Double Lock No. 23, Old Erie Canal
March 6, 2008
(#08000145)
Rice Rd.
42°49′25″N 73°59′13″W / 42.823611°N 73.986944°W / 42.823611; -73.986944 (Enlarged Double Lock No. 23, Old Erie Canal)
Rotterdam
20 Ferguson Farm Complex
Ferguson Farm Complex
April 24, 1987
(#87000913)
NY 20
42°45′37″N 74°06′56″W / 42.760278°N 74.115556°W / 42.760278; -74.115556 (Ferguson Farm Complex)
Duanesburg
21 First Unitarian Society Church
First Unitarian Society Church
February 5, 2014
(#13001157)
1221 Wendell Ave.
42°48′57″N 73°55′28″W / 42.8157314°N 73.9243425°W / 42.8157314; -73.9243425 (First Unitarian Society Church)
Schenectady Modernist Edward Durrell Stone church in GE Realty Plot district
22 Foster Building
Foster Building
June 3, 1991
(#91000664)
508 State St.
42°48′42″N 73°56′27″W / 42.811667°N 73.940833°W / 42.811667; -73.940833 (Foster Building)
Schenectady First terra-cotta building in city, and first building to show influence of City Beautiful movement, when built in 1907
23 Franklin School June 30, 1983
(#83001791)
Ave. B and Mason St.
42°49′23″N 73°55′21″W / 42.823056°N 73.9225°W / 42.823056; -73.9225 (Franklin School)
Schenectady
24 Gaige Homestead October 11, 1984
(#84003202)
Weaver Rd.
42°44′53″N 74°09′09″W / 42.748056°N 74.1525°W / 42.748056; -74.1525 (Gaige Homestead)
Duanesburg
25 General Electric Realty Plot
General Electric Realty Plot
November 18, 1980
(#80002763)
Roughly bounded by Oxford Pl., Union Ave., Nott St., Lenox and Lowell Rds.
42°49′01″N 73°55′14″W / 42.816944°N 73.920556°W / 42.816944; -73.920556 (General Electric Realty Plot)
Schenectady Former Union College property bought by GE in late 19th century for executives and researchers to build upscale homes on.
26 General Electric Research Laboratory
General Electric Research Laboratory
May 15, 1975
(#75001227)
General Electric main plant
42°48′39″N 73°57′06″W / 42.810833°N 73.951667°W / 42.810833; -73.951667 (General Electric Research Laboratory)
Schenectady First research laboratory established by an American corporation
27 Gilbert Farmhouse October 11, 1984
(#84003207)
Thousand Acre Rd.
42°44′30″N 74°14′38″W / 42.741667°N 74.243889°W / 42.741667; -74.243889 (Gilbert Farmhouse)
Duanesburg
28 Abraham Glen House
Abraham Glen House
July 14, 2004
(#04000708)
Mohawk Ave.
42°49′27″N 73°57′35″W / 42.824167°N 73.959722°W / 42.824167; -73.959722 (Abraham Glen House)
Scotia Rare Dutch heavy timber frame house, built in 1730s, is now Scotia's branch of the county public library
29 Glenville District No. 5 Schoolhouse May 19, 2014
(#14000226)
2140 Potter Rd.
42°56′22″N 74°04′53″W / 42.9394787°N 74.0814489°W / 42.9394787; -74.0814489 (Glenville District No. 5 Schoolhouse)
Glenville
30 Joseph Green Farmhouse October 11, 1984
(#84003209)
NY 159
42°49′43″N 74°10′43″W / 42.828611°N 74.178611°W / 42.828611; -74.178611 (Joseph Green Farmhouse)
Duanesburg
31 Halladay Farmhouse October 11, 1984
(#84003213)
US 20
42°45′59″N 74°12′49″W / 42.766389°N 74.213611°W / 42.766389; -74.213611 (Halladay Farmhouse)
Duanesburg
32 Hawes Homestead October 11, 1984
(#84003217)
Herrick Rd.
42°47′35″N 74°12′39″W / 42.793056°N 74.210833°W / 42.793056; -74.210833 (Hawes Homestead)
Duanesburg
33 Hotel Van Curler
Hotel Van Curler
September 12, 1985
(#85002277)
78 Washington Ave.
42°48′54″N 73°56′58″W / 42.815°N 73.949444°W / 42.815; -73.949444 (Hotel Van Curler)
Schenectady 1925 building now Elston Hall of the Schenectady County Community College
34 Horace Mann School November 24, 2015
(#15000824)
602 Craig St.
42°48′12″N 73°56′24″W / 42.803373°N 73.9398947°W / 42.803373; -73.9398947 (Horace Mann School)
Schenectady 1908 school built to accommodate rising enrollment in a growing neighborhood
35 Howard Homestead October 11, 1984
(#84003220)
McGuire School Rd.
42°46′39″N 74°13′44″W / 42.7775°N 74.228889°W / 42.7775; -74.228889 (Howard Homestead)
Duanesburg
36 Jenkins House
Jenkins House
October 11, 1984
(#84003071)
57 Main St.
42°44′46″N 74°11′19″W / 42.746111°N 74.188611°W / 42.746111; -74.188611 (Jenkins House)
Delanson
37 Jenkins Octagon House
Jenkins Octagon House
October 11, 1984
(#84003227)
NY 395
42°45′31″N 74°11′07″W / 42.758611°N 74.185278°W / 42.758611; -74.185278 (Jenkins Octagon House)
Duanesburg
38 A.D. (Boss) Jones House
A.D. (Boss) Jones House
October 11, 1984
(#84003231)
McGuire School Rd.
42°46′20″N 74°12′53″W / 42.772222°N 74.214722°W / 42.772222; -74.214722 (A.D. (Boss) Jones House)
Duanesburg
39 George Westinghouse Jones House September 15, 2004
(#04000998)
1944 Union St.
42°47′39″N 73°53′11″W / 42.794167°N 73.886389°W / 42.794167; -73.886389 (George Westinghouse Jones House)
Niskayuna
40 Ladd Farmhouse October 11, 1984
(#84003238)
Dare Rd.
42°47′18″N 74°13′33″W / 42.788333°N 74.225833°W / 42.788333; -74.225833 (Ladd Farmhouse)
Duanesburg
41 Irving Langmuir House
Irving Langmuir House
January 7, 1976
(#76001275)
1176 Stratford Rd.
42°48′58″N 73°55′09″W / 42.816111°N 73.919167°W / 42.816111; -73.919167 (Irving Langmuir House)
Schenectady Home of Irving Langmuir, 1932 Nobel laureate in chemistry and first industrial chemist so honored. During his career at GE, improved functioning of light bulb, developed concentric model of atom, co-developed cloud seeding and was among first scientists to work with plasmas.
42 George Lasher House October 11, 1984
(#84003242)
Levey Rd.
42°50′11″N 74°09′16″W / 42.836389°N 74.154444°W / 42.836389; -74.154444 (George Lasher House)
Duanesburg
43 Alexander Liddle Farmhouse October 11, 1984
(#84003256)
Gamsey Rd.
42°46′42″N 74°12′26″W / 42.778333°N 74.207222°W / 42.778333; -74.207222 (Alexander Liddle Farmhouse)
Duanesburg
44 Robert Liddle Farmhouse October 11, 1984
(#84003265)
Little Dale Farm Rd.
42°46′34″N 74°07′21″W / 42.776111°N 74.1225°W / 42.776111; -74.1225 (Robert Liddle Farmhouse)
Duanesburg
45 Thomas Liddle Farm Complex October 11, 1984
(#84003247)
Eaton Corners Rd.
42°47′51″N 74°14′23″W / 42.7975°N 74.239722°W / 42.7975; -74.239722 (Thomas Liddle Farm Complex)
Duanesburg
46 Mabee House
Mabee House
May 22, 1978
(#78001907)
S of Rotterdam Junction on NY 5S
42°51′56″N 74°01′56″W / 42.865556°N 74.032222°W / 42.865556; -74.032222 (Mabee House)
Rotterdam Junction
47 Macomber Stone House October 11, 1984
(#84003266)
Barton Hill Rd.
42°43′17″N 74°12′52″W / 42.721389°N 74.214444°W / 42.721389; -74.214444 (Macomber Stone House)
Duanesburg
48 Mariaville Historic District
Mariaville Historic District
October 11, 1984
(#84003267)
NY 159
42°49′42″N 74°08′08″W / 42.828333°N 74.135556°W / 42.828333; -74.135556 (Mariaville Historic District)
Duanesburg
49 Mica Insulator Company January 4, 2012
(#11001007)
797 & 845 Broadway
42°48′14″N 73°57′06″W / 42.803817°N 73.951756°W / 42.803817; -73.951756 (Mica Insulator Company)
Schenectady
50 New York State Barge Canal
New York State Barge Canal
October 15, 2014
(#14000860)
Linear across county
42°49′13″N 73°56′44″W / 42.820191°N 73.945574°W / 42.820191; -73.945574 (New York State Barge Canal)
Schenectady, Glenville, Niskayuna, Rotterdam, Scotia Successor to Erie Canal approved by state voters in early 20th century to compete with railroads
51 Niskayuna Railroad Station
Niskayuna Railroad Station
November 19, 2007
(#07001205)
N. side River Rd., Lyons Park
42°46′47″N 73°49′25″W / 42.779722°N 73.823611°W / 42.779722; -73.823611 (Niskayuna Railroad Station)
Niskayuna
52 Niskayuna Reformed Church
Niskayuna Reformed Church
April 18, 1979
(#79001628)
3041 Troy-Schenectady Rd.
42°46′34″N 73°49′56″W / 42.776111°N 73.832222°W / 42.776111; -73.832222 (Niskayuna Reformed Church)
Niskayuna
53 North Mansion and Tenant House
North Mansion and Tenant House
April 24, 1987
(#87000909)
North Mansion Rd.
42°45′13″N 74°06′52″W / 42.753611°N 74.114444°W / 42.753611; -74.114444 (North Mansion and Tenant House)
Duanesburg
54 Nott Memorial Hall
Nott Memorial Hall
May 5, 1972
(#72000912)
Union College campus
42°49′02″N 73°55′49″W / 42.817222°N 73.930278°W / 42.817222; -73.930278 (Nott Memorial Hall)
Schenectady 16-sided domed building at center of campus considered fine example of Victorian Gothic. Has had many uses over years; completely restored in 1990s.
55 Nott Street School December 29, 2011
(#11000970)
487 Nott St.
42°49′14″N 73°55′52″W / 42.820683°N 73.931133°W / 42.820683; -73.931133 (Nott Street School)
Schenectady
56 F. F. Proctor Theatre and Arcade
F. F. Proctor Theatre and Arcade
October 4, 1979
(#79003237)
432 State St.
42°48′44″N 73°56′31″W / 42.812222°N 73.941944°W / 42.812222; -73.941944 (F. F. Proctor Theatre and Arcade)
Schenectady 1926 theater recently renovated. One of the most lavish in nation when built; hosted first public demonstration of television in 1930.
57 Quaker Street Historic District
Quaker Street Historic District
October 11, 1984
(#84003270)
Schoharie Tpk., Gallupville and Darby Hill Rds.
42°44′01″N 74°11′16″W / 42.733611°N 74.187778°W / 42.733611; -74.187778 (Quaker Street Historic District)
Duanesburg
58 Reformed Presbyterian Church Parsonage October 11, 1984
(#84003271)
Duanesburg Churches Rd.
42°46′16″N 74°09′26″W / 42.771111°N 74.157222°W / 42.771111; -74.157222 (Reformed Presbyterian Church Parsonage)
Duanesburg
59 Rosendale Common School July 19, 2010
(#10000482)
2572 Rosendale Rd.
42°47′46″N 73°51′31″W / 42.796111°N 73.858611°W / 42.796111; -73.858611 (Rosendale Common School)
Niskayuna vicinity
60 Schenectady Armory
Schenectady Armory
March 2, 1995
(#95000087)
125 Washington Ave.
42°48′48″N 73°56′58″W / 42.813333°N 73.949444°W / 42.813333; -73.949444 (Schenectady Armory)
Schenectady Intact 1936 Art Deco armory, unusually located in center (at the time) of city rather than outskirts
61 Schenectady City Hall and Post Office
Schenectady City Hall and Post Office
October 11, 1978
(#78001908)
Jay St.
42°48′51″N 73°56′22″W / 42.814167°N 73.939444°W / 42.814167; -73.939444 (Schenectady City Hall and Post Office)
Schenectady 1931 McKim, Mead and White building with window arches matching nearby post office
62 Seeley Farmhouse May 23, 1978
(#78001909)
2 Freeman's Bridge Rd.
42°49′54″N 73°55′50″W / 42.831667°N 73.930556°W / 42.831667; -73.930556 (Seeley Farmhouse)
Glenville
63 Sheldon Farmhouse October 11, 1984
(#84003273)
NY 7
42°43′27″N 74°15′20″W / 42.724167°N 74.255556°W / 42.724167; -74.255556 (Sheldon Farmhouse)
Duanesburg
64 Shute Octagon House
Shute Octagon House
October 11, 1984
(#84003276)
McGuire School Rd.
42°46′28″N 74°13′10″W / 42.774444°N 74.219444°W / 42.774444; -74.219444 (Shute Octagon House)
Duanesburg
65 St. Columba's School December 1, 2015
(#15000853)
400 Craig St.
42°48′19″N 73°56′18″W / 42.8052632°N 73.9383525°W / 42.8052632; -73.9383525 (St. Columba's School)
Schenectady 1923 school was central to city's Irish Catholic population
66 St. Mary's Catholic Church Complex June 12, 2017
(#100001071)
820-828 Eastern Ave. & 104 Irving St.
42°48′41″N 73°55′41″W / 42.811425°N 73.927928°W / 42.811425; -73.927928 (St. Mary's Catholic Church Complex)
Schenectady vicinity Stone church and several other buildings erected in early 20th century to serve the city's growing Polish immigrant population remained in use until 2009
67 Stockade Historic District
Stockade Historic District
April 3, 1973
(#73001267)
Roughly bounded by Mohawk River, RR tracks, and Union St.
42°49′07″N 73°56′47″W / 42.818611°N 73.946389°W / 42.818611; -73.946389 (Stockade Historic District)
Schenectady Oldest section of city, with many houses dating to 18th century
68 Swart House and Tavern January 4, 2007
(#06001211)
130 Johnson Rd.
42°53′10″N 74°03′02″W / 42.886111°N 74.050556°W / 42.886111; -74.050556 (Swart House and Tavern)
Glenville
69 Union Street Historic District
Union Street Historic District
November 17, 1982
(#82001268)
Union St. from Hudson River to Phoenix Ave.
42°48′46″N 73°55′41″W / 42.812778°N 73.928056°W / 42.812778; -73.928056 (Union Street Historic District)
Schenectady Intact 19th century development along main axis of city's expansion during that period.
70 US Post Office-Schenectady
US Post Office-Schenectady
May 11, 1989
(#88002429)
29 Jay St.[5]
42°48′53″N 73°56′21″W / 42.814722°N 73.939167°W / 42.814722; -73.939167 (US Post Office-Schenectady)
Schenectady 1912 neoclassical building added onto during Depression
71 US Post Office-Scotia Station
US Post Office-Scotia Station
May 11, 1989
(#88002430)
224 Mohawk Ave.
42°49′38″N 73°57′59″W / 42.827222°N 73.966389°W / 42.827222; -73.966389 (US Post Office-Scotia Station)
Scotia Detailed Colonial Revival post office built 1939–40
72 Vale Cemetery and Vale Park
Vale Cemetery and Vale Park
September 24, 2004
(#04001053)
907 State St., Nott Terrace
42°48′26″N 73°55′45″W / 42.807222°N 73.929167°W / 42.807222; -73.929167 (Vale Cemetery and Vale Park)
Schenectady (Article on the combo of Vale Cemetery AND the park is needed)
73 Joseph Wing Farm Complex October 11, 1984
(#84003279)
NY 30
42°43′47″N 74°17′10″W / 42.729722°N 74.286111°W / 42.729722; -74.286111 (Joseph Wing Farm Complex)
Duanesburg
74 William R. Wing Farm Complex October 11, 1984
(#84003281)
US 20
42°45′52″N 74°14′15″W / 42.764444°N 74.2375°W / 42.764444; -74.2375 (William R. Wing Farm Complex)
Duanesburg
75 Yates House January 31, 2019
(#100003396)
133 Maple Ave.
42°51′31″N 73°54′29″W / 42.858545°N 73.908079°W / 42.858545; -73.908079 (Yates House)
Schenectady
76 Young Men's Christian Association of Schenectady December 1, 2015
(#15000854)
9–13 State St.
42°48′55″N 73°57′03″W / 42.8153687°N 73.9507533°W / 42.8153687; -73.9507533 (Young Men's Christian Association of Schenectady)
Schenectady 1928 building dates to first national spurt of YMCA growth

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References[edit]

  1. ^ The latitude and longitude information provided in this table was derived originally from the National Register Information System, which has been found to be fairly accurate for about 99% of listings. Some locations in this table may have been corrected to current GPS standards.
  2. ^ "National Register of Historic Places: Weekly List Actions". National Park Service, United States Department of the Interior. Retrieved on December 6, 2019.
  3. ^ Numbers represent an ordering by significant words. Various colorings, defined here, differentiate National Historic Landmarks and historic districts from other NRHP buildings, structures, sites or objects.
  4. ^ The eight-digit number below each date is the number assigned to each location in the National Register Information System database, which can be viewed by clicking the number.
  5. ^ Address based on USPS website. Accessed April 2, 2016.