Cobleskill Historic District

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Cobleskill Historic District
Hotel Augustan July 08.jpg
Hotel Augustan, July 2008
Cobleskill Historic District is located in New York
Cobleskill Historic District
Location Irregular pattern along Washington Ave., Main, Grand, and Elm Sts., Cobleskill, New York
Coordinates 42°40′41″N 74°29′3″W / 42.67806°N 74.48417°W / 42.67806; -74.48417Coordinates: 42°40′41″N 74°29′3″W / 42.67806°N 74.48417°W / 42.67806; -74.48417
Area 92.5 acres (37.4 ha)
Built 1865
Architect Multiple
Architectural style Mid 19th Century Revival, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Late Victorian
Governing body Local
NRHP Reference # 78001910[1]
Added to NRHP September 18, 1978

Cobleskill Historic District is a national historic district located at Cobleskill in Schoharie County, New York. The district includes 180 contributing buildings and eight contributing sites. It encompasses a commercial area, several residential streets, churches, an old school, a railroad, and a fairgrounds. The area includes a small stream that runs through a park containing a millpond. The focal point of the community is the 1874 Hotel Augustan, now used for commercial purposes. The oldest building is the Bull's Head Inn, built in 1802.[2]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1978.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2009-03-13. 
  2. ^ Doris Manley (undated). "National Register of Historic Places Registration: Cobleskill Historic District". New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation. Retrieved 2010-02-20.  See also: "Accompanying 39 photos".