Edgewater (Barrytown, New York)

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Edgewater
Catskills beyond Hudson.jpg
A 2007 view of the Catskills across the Hudson, one of the district's defining features
Location Staatsburg, Rhinecliff, Tivoli, Annandale, Barrytown
Governing body Hudson River Heritage
Part of refnum=90002219
Significant dates
Added to NRHP December 14, 1990[1]
Designated CP December 14, 1990[2]

Edgewater is a historic mansion near Barrytown in Dutchess County, New York, United States. It is a contributing property in the Hudson River Historic District.[3]

Its two gatehouses were designed by architect Alexander Jackson Davis.[4]

Further reading[edit]

  • More Adventures with Old Houses, Richard H. Jenrette, New York, NY: Classical American Homes Preservation Trust, 2010. ISBN 9780982573709.
  • Great Houses of the Hudson River, Michael Middleton Dwyer, editor, with preface by Mark Rockefeller, Boston, MA: Little, Brown and Company, published in association with Historic Hudson Valley, 2001. ISBN 082122767X.
  • Adventures with Old Houses, Richard H. Jenrette, Charleston, SC: Wyrick & Co., 2000. ISBN 0941711463.
  • Carolinian on the Hudson: the Life of Robert Donaldson, Jean Bradley Anderson, Raleigh, NC: Historic Preservation Foundation of North Carolina, 1996.
  • Palimpsest: A Memoir, Gore Vidal, New York, NY: Random House, 1995. ISBN 0679440380.
  • William Nathaniel Banks, "Living with antiques: Edgewater on the Hudson River," The Magazine Antiques, vol. 121, no. 6 (June 1982), pp. 1400–1410.
  • Historic Houses of the Hudson Valley, Harold Donaldson Eberlin and Cortland Van Dyke Hubbard, New York, NY: Architectural Book Publishing Co., Inc., 1942.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2007-01-23. 
  2. ^ "Hudson River Historic District". National Historic Landmark summary listing. National Park Service. 2007-09-14. 
  3. ^ Neil Larson (September 19, 1990), National Register of Historic Places Registration: Hudson River Historic District (pdf), National Park Service 
  4. ^ Historic American Buildings Survey, Report No. NY-5621, Data Pages, 1981.

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Coordinates: 41°59′50″N 73°55′54″W / 41.9973°N 73.9316°W / 41.9973; -73.9316