Benjamin C. Tousey House

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Benjamin C. Tousey House
Benjamin C. Tousey House is located in New York
Benjamin C. Tousey House
Location Jct. of Salt Point Tpk. and Schultzville Rd., Clinton, New York
Coordinates 41°50′3″N 73°45′58″W / 41.83417°N 73.76611°W / 41.83417; -73.76611Coordinates: 41°50′3″N 73°45′58″W / 41.83417°N 73.76611°W / 41.83417; -73.76611
Area 13 acres (5.3 ha)
Built 1914
Architectural style Bungalow/Craftsman
Governing body Private
NRHP Reference # 94001002[1]
Added to NRHP August 19, 1994

Benjamin C. Tousey House, also known as "The Willows," is a historic home located at Clinton in Dutchess County, New York. The property includes six contributing buildings and one contributing structures. They are the main house, a stone cottage with garage in the basement, a stone garage, a frame lodge, two frame sheds, and a gazebo. The main house was built in 1914-1915 and is a compactly designed, two story rectangular house with arelatively low pitched roof. The ground floor is clad in wood shingles and the upper floor in stucco and half timbers. It features a complex arrangement of balconies and terraces and is representative of the American Craftsman style.[2]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1994.[1]

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