Nellis Tavern

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Nellis Tavern
Nellis Tavern is located in New York
Nellis Tavern
Location SR 5, St. Johnsville, New York
Coordinates 42°59′37″N 74°39′33″W / 42.99361°N 74.65917°W / 42.99361; -74.65917Coordinates: 42°59′37″N 74°39′33″W / 42.99361°N 74.65917°W / 42.99361; -74.65917
Area less than one acre
Built 1750
Architect Nellis,Christian,Sr.
Architectural style Federal, Settlement era
Governing body Private
NRHP Reference # 90000685[1]
Added to NRHP May 10, 1990

Nellis Tavern is a historic inn and tavern located at St. Johnsville in Montgomery County, New York. It was built about 1750 as a farmhouse and expanded about 1790 to its present form. It is a 2-story, five-by-two-bay frame residence constructed atop a coursed rubblestone foundation. After the American Civil War the tavern business declined and the building became a family farmhouse again.[2]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1990.[1]


  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2009-03-13. 
  2. ^ John A. Bonafide (February 1990). "Nellis Tavern". New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation. Retrieved 2010-09-11.  See also: "Accompanying seven photos". 

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