Whitney Mansion (Niagara Falls, New York)

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Whitney Mansion
Whitney Mansion Jun 09.JPG
Whitney Mansion, June 2009
Whitney Mansion (Niagara Falls, New York) is located in New York
Whitney Mansion (Niagara Falls, New York)
Whitney Mansion (Niagara Falls, New York) is located in the United States
Whitney Mansion (Niagara Falls, New York)
Location335 Buffalo Ave., Niagara Falls, New York
Coordinates43°4′54″N 79°3′31″W / 43.08167°N 79.05861°W / 43.08167; -79.05861Coordinates: 43°4′54″N 79°3′31″W / 43.08167°N 79.05861°W / 43.08167; -79.05861
Built1849
Architectural styleGreek Revival
NRHP reference #74001283 [1]
Added to NRHPJanuary 17, 1974

Whitney Mansion is a historic home located at Niagara Falls in Niagara County, New York. It is a two-story Greek Revival stone structure built in 1849 by the son of General Parkhurst Whitney, a village founder and owner of the Cataract House and The Eagle Tavern. The structure features a two-story pedimented porch with four heavy Ionic columns. It is located overlooking the Niagara River, just above the American Falls.[2] It is now contains law offices.

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1974.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. March 13, 2009.
  2. ^ "Cultural Resource Information System (CRIS)" (Searchable database). New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation. Retrieved 2016-07-01. Note: This includes Cornelia E. Brooke (December 1973). "National Register of Historic Places Registration Form: Whitney Mansion" (PDF). Retrieved 2016-07-01. and Accompanying photograph

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