Hershkind House

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Hershkind House
Hershkind House, Poughkeepsie NY.jpg
Hershkind House, January 2013
Hershkind House is located in New York
Hershkind House
Location 30 Hooker Ave., Poughkeepsie, New York
Coordinates 41°41′51″N 73°55′26″W / 41.69750°N 73.92389°W / 41.69750; -73.92389Coordinates: 41°41′51″N 73°55′26″W / 41.69750°N 73.92389°W / 41.69750; -73.92389
Area 0.1 acres (0.040 ha)
Built 1885
Architectural style Stick/Eastlake, Swiss
Governing body Private
MPS Poughkeepsie MRA
NRHP Reference #

82001144

[1]
Added to NRHP November 26, 1982

Hershkind House is a historic home located at Poughkeepsie, Dutchess County, New York. It was built about 1885 and is a 2 12-story, five-bay-wide Swiss chalet–style dwelling with a steeply pitched roof. It features a three-sided bay with a four-sided conical roof with "V" shaped cutouts. It also has board-and-batten and clapboard siding, pierced balcony railings, and a stick style porch.[2]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1982.[1]

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