Distin Cottage

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Distin Cottage
Distin Cottage, Saranac Lake, NY.jpg
Distin Cottage, September 2008
Distin Cottage is located in New York
Distin Cottage
Location 11 Kiwassa Rd., Saranac Lake, Harrietstown, New York, U.S.
Coordinates 44°19′10″N 74°7′48″W / 44.31944°N 74.13000°W / 44.31944; -74.13000Coordinates: 44°19′10″N 74°7′48″W / 44.31944°N 74.13000°W / 44.31944; -74.13000
Area less than one acre
Built 1920
Architect Distin, William G.; Branch & Callahan
Architectural style Colonial Revival
Governing body Private
MPS Saranac Lake MPS
NRHP Reference # 92001416[1]
Added to NRHP November 6, 1992

Distin Cottage is a historic cure cottage located at Saranac Lake in the town of Harrietstown, Franklin County, New York. It was built about 1920 and is a two story, "L" shaped wood frame single-family dwelling with Colonial Revival style details. It has a hipped roof with a clipped gable and dormers. It features a cure porch measuring 8 feet by 10 feet.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1992.[1]


  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2009-03-13. 
  2. ^ Rachel Bliven and John Bonafide (September 1991). "National Register of Historic Places Registration: Distin Cottage". New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation. Retrieved 2010-01-01.  See also: "Accompanying four photos".