United States Post Office (Bronxville, New York)

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US Post Office-Bronxville
US Post Office-Bronxville 2012-09-23 10-35-59.jpg
US Post Office-Bronxville, September 2012
United States Post Office (Bronxville, New York) is located in New York
United States Post Office (Bronxville, New York)
Location Pondfield Road,
Bronxville, New York
Coordinates 40°56′19″N 73°49′56″W / 40.93861°N 73.83222°W / 40.93861; -73.83222Coordinates: 40°56′19″N 73°49′56″W / 40.93861°N 73.83222°W / 40.93861; -73.83222
Area less than one acre
Built 1937
Architect Kebbon, Eric; Sloan, John
Architectural style Colonial Revival
Governing body U.S. Postal Service
MPS US Post Offices in New York State, 1858–1943, TR
NRHP Reference # 88002459[1]
Added to NRHP November 17, 1988

US Post Office-Bronxville is a historic post office building located at Bronxville in Westchester County, New York, United States. It was built in 1937 and was designed by consulting architect Eric Kebbon (1891–1964) for the Office of the Supervising Architect. It is a 1 12-story building faced with brick and trimmed in limestone in the Colonial Revival style. The front facade features six extremely flat limestone pilasters that flank the central entrance. The lobby features a mural by John French Sloan (1871–1951) painted in 1939 and titled The Arrival of the First Mail in Bronxville in 1846.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1988.[1]

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