Davenport Library (Bath, New York)

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Davenport Library
Davenport Library Oct 09.JPG
Davenport Library, October 2009
Davenport Library (Bath, New York) is located in New York
Davenport Library (Bath, New York)
Location W. Morris St., Bath, New York
Coordinates 42°19′58″N 77°19′28″W / 42.33278°N 77.32444°W / 42.33278; -77.32444Coordinates: 42°19′58″N 77°19′28″W / 42.33278°N 77.32444°W / 42.33278; -77.32444
Area 2.5 acres (1.0 ha)
Built 1830
Architectural style Colonial Revival, Greek Revival
Governing body Private
MPS Bath Village MRA
NRHP Reference # 83001797[1]
Added to NRHP September 30, 1983

Davenport Library is a historic home located at Bath in Steuben County, New York. It is a two story brick structure built about 1830 in the Greek Revival style. The building was altered sometime between 1893 and 1915 after it became a library. It was at this time that Colonial Revival details were added.[2] With creation of a new library on the same campus in 1999, the structure was renamed Magee House after the original builder and owner, US Representative John Magee. It is now home to the Steuben County Historical Society and the Steuben County Historian's office.

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1983.[1]

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