Canandaigua Veterans Hospital Historic District

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Canandaigua Veterans Hospital Historic District
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Canandaigua Veterans Hospital, October 2006
Canandaigua Veterans Hospital Historic District is located in New York
Canandaigua Veterans Hospital Historic District
Location 400 Fort Hill Avenue, Canandaigua, New York
Coordinates 42°54′04″N 77°16′11″W / 42.90111°N 77.26972°W / 42.90111; -77.26972Coordinates: 42°54′04″N 77°16′11″W / 42.90111°N 77.26972°W / 42.90111; -77.26972
Area 123 acres (50 ha)
Built 1931-1950
Architectural style Tudor Revival, Jacobethan Revival
Governing body Federal
MPS United States Second Generation Veterans Hospitals Multiple Property Submission
NRHP Reference #

12000161

[1]
Added to NRHP March 27, 2012

Canandaigua Veterans Hospital Historic District is a historic hospital and national historic district located at Canandaigua in Ontario County, New York. The district includes 29 contributing buildings, 2 contributing sites, and 4 contributing structures. They were built or utilized during the period 1931 to 1950. The Veterans Administration opened the facility in 1933, as a veteran's neuropsychiatric hospital. The original hospital buildings built in 1932, include the main building, kitchen / dining hall, acute building, continued treatment building, recreation building, laundry, warehouse, boiler plant, attendant's quarters, sewage pump house, garage, and gatehouse. The buildings are constructed of brick and feature crenellation, gabled parapets, half-timbering, steeply gabled roofs, and Tudor arches reflective of the Tudor Revival and Jacobethan Revival styles.[2]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 2012.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "National Register of Historic Places Listings". Weekly List of Actions Taken on Properties: 3/26/12 through 3/30/12. National Park Service. 2012-04-06. 
  2. ^ Trent Spurlock, Robert C. Whetsell, Anne Marie P. Doyon, Jennifer Stewart, and Holly Higgins (March 2012). "National Register of Historic Places Registration: Canandaigua Veterans Hospital Historic District". New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation. Retrieved 2012-12-24.  See also: "Accompanying 17 photos". 

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