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    • 104 South Broadway, South Nyack, NY

    • Houses; Architectural decorations & ornaments;
    • This house at 104 South Broadway is one of a row of stately homes. The central Italianate tower is flanked by peaked dormers which have intricately carved bargeboards. This carving is repeated over the entrance.
    • 1072 Route 9W, Grand View, NY

    • Houses; Porches; Dormers;
    • This long and low house was built in 1906, another homestead carved out of the extensive Peter J. Smith property. The wide porch has unusual double pillars. Above the porch roof are two types of dormers. In the 1970s, Cohen Meyer, who had a...
    • 12 First Avenue, Nyack, NY

    • Houses; Porches; Shutters;
    • Built in 1855, this house was restored in 1984 to its original style and color. The double roof brackets, the shutters for the multi-paned windows, and the carved porch columns all contribute to the pleasing aspect of this dwelling.
    • 122 South Franklin Street, South Nyack, NY

    • Houses; Stone buildings; Mansions;
    • The elegant Ross-Hand mansion was built in 1864 by Azariah Ross. It was later bought and renovated by William Hand. The Hand family lived there until the latter part of the 20th century. William Henry Hand was a colleague of Thomas Edison.The stone...
    • 144 North Broadway, Nyack, NY

    • Houses;
    • Even a simple house like this, the former manse for the First Baptist Church of Nyack, is graced with a carved top floor window molding. Decorative elements were also added to the simple porch posts. This was one of many houses featured in a Hopper...
    • 2nd Street, Haverstraw

    • Photographs; Houses; Roofs; Dwellings; Porches; Lintels; Snow;
    • Photograph is of a three-story house with a flat, bracketed roof. The third floor features three windows with lintels over each window. The date, 1868, is carved in the lintel above the middle window. The second level features an enclosed porch and...
    • 38 Gesner Avenue, South Nyack, NY

    • Houses; Mansard roofs;
    • This three-story mansard-roofed house, built about 1860, was the home of the Gesner family. Double brackets in the eaves and carved porch decoration are unique features of this house.
    • 41 Second Avenue, Nyack, NY

    • Houses; Porches;
    • 41 Second Avenue is another of Nyack's simple workman's cottages, with only a few decorative elements. The splendidly carved bargeboard dominates the front of the house.
    • 44 Fifth Avenue, Nyack, NY

    • Houses; Architectural decorations & ornaments;
    • The unusual Victorian house has board and batten siding. The unique third-story balcony has carved balustrades and a wishbone brace.
    • 48 Prospect Street, Nyack, NY

    • Houses; Porches;
    • In Nyack in 1884, even simple houses were given stylish graces. Note the curved double window of the attic and the carved brackets above the porch.
    • 59 Jefferson Street, Nyack, NY

    • Houses; Towers; Porches;
    • This appealing house is a delightful combination of styles: Second Empire - mansard roof, Carpenter Gothic - trim, Italianate - tower, with carved woodwork in the gables, brackets, and balustrades. At the time of building, a client could pick all...
    • 62 Sixth Avenue, Nyack, NY

    • Houses; Porches;
    • Original details on 62 Sixth Avenue, Nyack, include the carved bargeboard with pendant, the long first story windows, and a handsomely outlined doorway. The bay windows on the left, however, are a modern addition.
    • 70 Cedar Hill Avenue, Nyack, NY

    • Buildings; Business districts;
    • This attractive frame building complex on Cedar Hill Avenue was once the office of Gregory and Sherman, who supplied lumber, coal, and other materials to Nyack builders and home owners. The cut-out window above the entrance has carved details as a...
    • 88 High Avenue, Nyack, NY

    • Houses; Architectural decorations & ornaments; Mansard roofs;
    • This is an excellent example of a mansard-roofed house, with double brackets and carved porch braces. Even the panels under the eaves are decorated and the peaked third floor windows have carved drops. This picture is one of many taken for the...
    • Belle Hollenbeck

    • Women; Portrait photographs; Cartes de visite;
    • Belle Hollenbeck stands in a long dark dress which is somewhat relieved by a large gray and black striped shawl. Her right hand is on the back of a carved and padded chair.
    • Building-structure inventory form: Chastellux

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    • Inventory form for building located on East Lake Rd recording the following information: H.E. Allecan, Jr. (owner at time of inventory). A three story stucco on tile on a stone foundation. Chateauesque. Asymmetrical plan with high steeped hipped...

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