Public School 108

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Public School 108
PS 108 Brooklyn.JPG
In 2013
Public School 108 is located in New York City
Public School 108
Location 200 Lindwood St., New York, New York
Coordinates 40°40′52″N 73°53′5″W / 40.68111°N 73.88472°W / 40.68111; -73.88472Coordinates: 40°40′52″N 73°53′5″W / 40.68111°N 73.88472°W / 40.68111; -73.88472
Area less than one acre
Built 1895
Architect Naughton, James W.
Architectural style Romanesque, Richardsonian Romanesque
Governing body Local
NRHP Reference #

82003363

[1]
Added to NRHP December 10, 1982

Public School 108 is a historic school building located in Cypress Hills, Brooklyn, New York, New York. It was designed by James W. Naughton and built in 1895. It is a three story, brick building trimmed in Lake Superior sandstone in the Romanesque Revival style. It has an attic fourth floor pierced by dormer windows. It consists of a seven bay central section connected to three bay wide end pavilions by recessed wings.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1982.[1] The building continues to house an elementary school, now known as P.S. 108 Sal Abbracciamento School.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2009-03-13. 
  2. ^ James T. Dillon and Anne B. Covell (March 1981). "National Register of Historic Places Registration:Public School 108". New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation. Retrieved 2011-02-20.  See also: "Accompanying two photos". 
  3. ^ "Welcome - P.S. 108 Sal Abbracciamento - K108". New York City Dept. of Education.