George and Gladys Scheidemantel House

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George and Gladys Scheidemantel House
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Elbert Hubbard Roycroft Museum, October 2009
George and Gladys Scheidemantel House is located in New York
George and Gladys Scheidemantel House
Location 363 Oakwood Ave., East Aurora, New York
Coordinates 42°45′56″N 78°37′18″W / 42.76556°N 78.62167°W / 42.76556; -78.62167Coordinates: 42°45′56″N 78°37′18″W / 42.76556°N 78.62167°W / 42.76556; -78.62167
Area less than one acre
Built 1910
Architect Roth, William
Architectural style Bungalow/Craftsman
Governing body Private
NRHP Reference # 93000778[1]
Added to NRHP August 5, 1993

George and Gladys Scheidemantel House is a historic home located at East Aurora in Erie County, New York. It is a locally distinctive example of the Arts and Crafts movement style of architecture built in 1910. It is a two story, frame, bungalow that combines elements of the American Foursquare and Craftsman styles. George Scheidemantel was for a time head of the Roycroft Leather Shop and the house designer, William Roth, was head Roycroft carpenter.

The house now serves as The Elbert Hubbard Roycroft Museum.[2] The museum features furniture and decorative items produced by the Roycroft community.

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1993.[1]

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