Pfeiffer-Wheeler American Chestnut Cabin

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Pfeiffer-Wheeler American Chestnut Cabin
Pfeiffer-Wheeler American Chestnut Cabin, April 2010
Pfeiffer-Wheeler American Chestnut Cabin is located in New York
Pfeiffer-Wheeler American Chestnut Cabin
Location Lillibridge Rd., Portville, New York
Coordinates 42°5′40″N 78°19′41″W / 42.09444°N 78.32806°W / 42.09444; -78.32806Coordinates: 42°5′40″N 78°19′41″W / 42.09444°N 78.32806°W / 42.09444; -78.32806
Built 1939-41
Architect Shaffer, Metcalf
Architectural style Rustic cabin
Governing body Private
NRHP Reference # 01001436[1]
Added to NRHP January 11, 2002

Pfeiffer-Wheeler American Chestnut Cabin is a historic log cabin located at the 188-acre (76 ha) Pfeiffer Nature Center, Portville in Cattaraugus County, New York. It is a log cabin constructed of American Chestnut in 1941. It is thought to be one of very few examples of a private residence utilizing American chestnut log frame construction from this period.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2002.[1]

References[edit]

External links[edit]