Contempora House

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Contempora House
Contempora House is located in New York
Contempora House
Location 88 S. Mountain Rd., New City, New York
Coordinates 41°10′58.18″N 74°1′2.93″W / 41.1828278°N 74.0174806°W / 41.1828278; -74.0174806Coordinates: 41°10′58.18″N 74°1′2.93″W / 41.1828278°N 74.0174806°W / 41.1828278; -74.0174806
Area 12 acres (4.9 ha)
Built 1934
Architect Weiner, Paul Lester
Architectural style Streamline Moderne
Governing body Local
NRHP Reference # 09000260[1]
Added to NRHP April 29, 2009

Contempora House is a historic home located at New City in Rockland County, New York. It is a Streamline Moderne style dwelling built in 1934-1935. The property consists of the main house with detached studio. The buildings are constructed of concrete and cinderblock with steel and wood framing and a stucco exterior. It was designed by noted architect and planner Paul Lester Wiener (1895–1967).[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2009.[1]


  1. ^ a b "National Register of Historic Places". WEEKLY LIST OF ACTIONS TAKEN ON PROPERTIES: 4/27/09 THROUGH 5/01/09. National Park Service. 2009-05-08. 
  2. ^ unknown (undated). "National Register of Historic Places Registration: Contempora House". New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation. Retrieved 2010-05-14.  See also: "Accompanying six photos".