Pittenger Cottage

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Pittenger Cottage
Pittenger Cottage, Saranac Lake, NY.jpg
Pittenger Cottage, September 2008
Pittenger Cottage is located in New York
Pittenger Cottage
Location 14 Forest Hill Ave., North Elba / Saranac Lake, New York
Coordinates 44°19′43″N 74°7′19″W / 44.32861°N 74.12194°W / 44.32861; -74.12194Coordinates: 44°19′43″N 74°7′19″W / 44.32861°N 74.12194°W / 44.32861; -74.12194
Area less than one acre
Built 1920
Architectural style Bungalow/Craftsman
Governing body Private
MPS Saranac Lake MPS
NRHP Reference # 92001460[1]
Added to NRHP November 6, 1992

Pittenger Cottage is a historic cure cottage located at Saranac Lake, town of North Elba in Essex County, New York. It was built about 1920 and is a two story wood frame dwelling with a small two story wing and a verandah that extends across the front facade. It features five cure porches. It was operated as a private, registered sanatorium and boarding cottage from about 1921 to 1932.[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 A. Bonafide (September 1991). "National Register of Historic Places Registration: Pittenger Cottage". New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation. Retrieved 2010-07-10.  See also: "Accompanying three photos".