McBean Cottage

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McBean Cottage
McBean Cottage, Saranac Lake, NY.jpg
McBean Cottage, September 2008
McBean Cottage is located in New York
McBean Cottage
Location 89 Park Ave., Saranac Lake, Harrietstown, New York, U.S.
Coordinates 44°19′57″N 74°7′51″W / 44.33250°N 74.13083°W / 44.33250; -74.13083Coordinates: 44°19′57″N 74°7′51″W / 44.33250°N 74.13083°W / 44.33250; -74.13083
Area less than one acre
Built 1920
Architectural style Colonial Revival, Bungalow/Craftsman
Governing body Private
MPS Saranac Lake MPS
NRHP Reference # 92001425[1]
Added to NRHP November 06, 1992

McBean Cottage is a historic cure cottage located at Saranac Lake in the town of Harrietstown, Franklin County, New York. It was built between 1915 and 1925 and is a 2 12-story, wood frame structure on a fieldstone foundation. It is topped by a hipped roof with two hip-roofed dormers in the Colonial Revival style. It has American Craftsman details such as a cobblestone chimney, flared eaves, and wide overhangs with exposed rafters. It features two cure porches and a second-story sleeping porch.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1992.[1]


  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2009-03-13. 
  2. ^ Rachel Bliven and John Bonafide (September 1991). "National Register of Historic Places Registration: McBean Cottage". New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation. Retrieved 2010-01-01.  See also: "Accompanying three photos".