Joseph Purdy Homestead

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Joseph Purdy Homestead
Joseph Purdy Homestead is located in New York
Joseph Purdy Homestead
Location Jct. of NY 22 and 116, Purdys, New York
Coordinates 41°19′42″N 73°39′21″W / 41.32833°N 73.65583°W / 41.32833; -73.65583Coordinates: 41°19′42″N 73°39′21″W / 41.32833°N 73.65583°W / 41.32833; -73.65583
Area 15 acres (6.1 ha)
Built 1776
Governing body Private
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Added to NRHP January 25, 1973

Joseph Purdy Homestead is a historic home located at Purdys, Westchester County, New York. It was built in 1776 and consists of an "L" shaped, 2 12-story main block attached to which are several 1-story wings. The main block measures six bays wide. It features a five-bay, 1-story porch along the front elevation added about 1870.[2]

In November 2011, Purdy's announced plans to be turned into a family restaurant, specializing in fish dishes and home-grown vegetables. It will be known as “Purdys Farmer & The Fish” and is expected to open in Spring 2012. [3]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1973.[1]

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  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2009-03-13. 
  2. ^ Lynn Beebe Weaver (April 1972). "National Register of Historic Places Registration:Joseph Purdy Homestead". New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation. Retrieved 2010-12-24.  See also: "Accompanying two photos". 
  3. ^ Pacchiana, Katherine. "Purdys Reeling In 'Farmer And The Fish'". The Somers Daily Voice. Retrieved 13 July 2012.