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House at No. 176 South Main Street - Mt. Morris, NY
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Szuchie
N 42° 43.179 W 077° 52.240
18T E 264947 N 4733679
Quick Description: This Colonial Revival Style residence was originally built in 1845 and was the home of Mount Morris' school house.
Location: New York, United States
Date Posted: 3/30/2008 5:03:44 AM
Waymark Code: WM3FKD
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member S5280ft
Views: 3

Long Description:
According to the NRHP's Archive:

Built ca. 1845 as a one and one-half story brick school building, 176 South Main Street was radically altered around 1900; enlarged to two full stories and augmented with domestic accouterments - such as dormers and a front verandah - the building exists today as a Colonial Revival style residence. In its present condition, it is a rectangular, five-bay-wide, two-bay-deep, gable roofed building with a brick first story and a frame, clapboard-sided second story.

The house at 176 South Main Street is architecturally significant as an intact, representative example of early twentieth century residential architecture in Mount Morris. The earliest portion of the building, that is, the brick first story, was built as a school house around 1845; it was the focal point of education in Mount Morris for much of the remainder of the nineteenth century, until it was enlarded and converted into a residence around 1900.
Street address:
176 S. Main St
Mount Morris , NY USA
14510


County / Borough / Parish: Livingston

Year listed: 1999

Historic (Areas of) Significance: Architecture/Engineering

Periods of significance: 1900-1924

Historic function: Domestic

Current function: Domestic

Privately owned?: yes

Primary Web Site: [Web Link]

Season start / Season finish: Not listed

Hours of operation: Not listed

Secondary Website 1: Not listed

Secondary Website 2: Not listed

National Historic Landmark Link: Not listed

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