Susan B. Anthony Childhood House

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For Susan B. Anthony's later life home in Rochester, New York, see Susan B. Anthony House; for her birthplace, see Anthony House (Adams, Massachusetts).
Susan B. Anthony Childhood House
Susan B. Anthony Childhood House is located in New York
Susan B. Anthony Childhood House
Location 2835 NY 29, Battenville, New York
Coordinates 43°6′38″N 73°25′23″W / 43.11056°N 73.42306°W / 43.11056; -73.42306Coordinates: 43°6′38″N 73°25′23″W / 43.11056°N 73.42306°W / 43.11056; -73.42306
Area 1 acre (0.40 ha)
Built 1832
Architectural style Federal, Italianate
Governing body Private
NRHP Reference # 06001079[1]
Added to NRHP April 13, 2007

The Susan B. Anthony Childhood House in Battenville, New York was built in 1832. It was a childhood home of suffragette Susan B. Anthony. It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2007.[1]

Susan B. Anthony lived there from age 13 to age 19, from 1833 to 1839. The family moved to there from Adams, Massachusetts, where she was born. The listing includes the house, a retaining wall, and a carriage barn. Italianate features were added to the house in 1885.[2]

As of 2006, the property is owned by the state; it is controlled by the OPRHP / Saratoga State Park.[2]

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