Covert Historic District

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Covert Historic District
Baptist church
Covert Historic District is located in New York
Covert Historic District
Location NY 96, Covert, New York
Coordinates 42°34′22″N 76°41′1″W / 42.57278°N 76.68361°W / 42.57278; -76.68361Coordinates: 42°34′22″N 76°41′1″W / 42.57278°N 76.68361°W / 42.57278; -76.68361
Area 0.4 acres (0.16 ha)
Architectural style Greek Revival, Gothic Revival, Federal
Governing body Local
NRHP Reference # 80002766[1]
Added to NRHP November 21, 1980

Covert Historic District is a national historic district located at Covert in Seneca County, New York. The district includes 21 properties located in the hamlet of Covert. The district is primarily residential and structures represent a variety of functions and styles spanning the period from 1810 to 1920. The earliest structure was built as a tavern and it also includes the Town Hall, First Baptist Church (and cemetery), a modest schoolhouse, and Grange Meeting Hall.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1980.[1]


  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2009-03-13. 
  2. ^ Mary M. Donohue and Anne B. Covell (February 1980). "National Register of Historic Places Registration: Covert Historic District". New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation. Retrieved 2009-06-14.  See also: "Accompanying 18 photos".