Henry House (Bennington, Vermont)

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William Henry House
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Henry House (Bennington, Vermont) is located in Vermont
Henry House (Bennington, Vermont)
Location River Rd., Bennington, Vermont
Coordinates 42°54′30″N 73°15′20″W / 42.90833°N 73.25556°W / 42.90833; -73.25556Coordinates: 42°54′30″N 73°15′20″W / 42.90833°N 73.25556°W / 42.90833; -73.25556
Area 10 acres (4.0 ha)
Built 1769
Architectural style Georgian
Governing body State
NRHP Reference # 88001302[1]
Added to NRHP November 9, 1988

The Henry House, also known as William Henry House, is a historic home near Bennington, Vermont, built in 1769 and now operated as an inn. It is adjacent to the Burt Henry Covered Bridge. It is located in the village of North Bennington, along the Walloomsac River. It boasts 25 acres of meadow, maple and pine.[2] It was the birthplace of Horace Chapin Henry, an early Seattle businessman. It is now listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

In 1988, when it was listed, the 10-acre (4.0 ha) property included three contributing buildings.[1]

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  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2009-03-13. 
  2. ^ Henry House. "Henry House Inn". Henry House. Retrieved 23 October 2013. 

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