Gen. William A. Mills House

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Gen. William A. Mills House
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Gen. William A. Mills House, October 2009
Gen. William A. Mills House is located in New York
Gen. William A. Mills House
Location 14 Main St., Mount Morris, New York
Coordinates 42°43′36″N 77°52′31″W / 42.72667°N 77.87528°W / 42.72667; -77.87528Coordinates: 42°43′36″N 77°52′31″W / 42.72667°N 77.87528°W / 42.72667; -77.87528
Area 0.3 acres (0.12 ha)
Built 1838
Architect Hinman, Col. Walker
Architectural style Greek Revival, Federal
Governing body Private
NRHP Reference # 78001858[1]
Added to NRHP December 19, 1978

Gen. William A. Mills House is a historic home located at Mount Morris in Livingston County, New York. Constructed in 1838, the Mills Homestead was the last home of Gen. William Augustus Mills (1777–1844), who was the founder and first permanent white settler of Mount Morris. It is a 2 12-story brick dwelling combining both the Federal and Greek Revival styles.[2] It is now headquarters of the Mount Morris Historical Society, which is responsible for the maintenance and restoration of the structure. The house is open as a historic house museum known as the Mills Mansion.

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1978.[1]

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  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2009-03-13. 
  2. ^ Anne B. Covell (undated). "National Register of Historic Places Registration: Mills, Gen. William A., House". New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation. Retrieved 2009-09-01.  See also: "Accompanying eight photos". 

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