John Jones Homestead

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John Jones Homestead
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John Jones Homestead is located in New York
John Jones Homestead
Location Oregon Rd. and Durrin Ave., Van Cortlandtville, New York
Coordinates 41°18′58″N 73°54′0″W / 41.31611°N 73.90000°W / 41.31611; -73.90000Coordinates: 41°18′58″N 73°54′0″W / 41.31611°N 73.90000°W / 41.31611; -73.90000
Area 2.5 acres (1.0 ha)
Architectural style Federal
Governing body Private
NRHP Reference #


Added to NRHP May 25, 1989

John Jones Homestead is a historic home located at Van Cortlandtville, Westchester County, New York. It is a large, 1 12-story, 18th-century residence with Federal-style detailing. The five-bay, timber-frame dwelling sits on a massive rubble stone foundation. It has a gambrel roof with three dormers and pierced by three massive stone chimneys. A 1-story rectangular wing is sheathed in clapboard. Also on the property is a contributing small barn.[2]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1989.[1]

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