Sherwood House

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Sherwood House
YonkersNY SherwoodHouse.jpg
Sherwood House is located in New York
Sherwood House
Location 340 Tuckahoe Rd., Yonkers, New York
Coordinates 40°57′7″N 73°51′19″W / 40.95194°N 73.85528°W / 40.95194; -73.85528Coordinates: 40°57′7″N 73°51′19″W / 40.95194°N 73.85528°W / 40.95194; -73.85528
Area 2.2 acres (0.89 ha)
Built 1740
Governing body Private
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Added to NRHP May 10, 1984

Sherwood House is a historic home located at Yonkers, Westchester County, New York. It was built in 1740 and is a 3-story frame structure on an exposed basement built into a hillside. Additions and modifications took place about 1810, 1850, and 1880. It features a 2-story porch spanning the entire facade and 2 dutch doors. The house was extensively remodeled in 1955. Also on the property is a 1 122-story, frame caretaker's cottage and a barn. Both were built about 1840.[2]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1984.[1] It is now owned by the Yonkers Historical Society, which offers tours.


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