William Sidney Mount House
William Sydney Mount House
|Location||Stony Brook, Long Island, NY|
|Built||1725 and 1807|
|Architectural style||No Style Listed|
|NRHP Reference #||66000575|
|Added to NRHP||October 15, 1966|
|Designated NHL||December 21, 1965|
The William Sidney Mount House is a wood sided and wood shingled house built in 1725 located in Stony Brook on Long Island, New York. The American genre painter William Sidney Mount, 1807–1868, lived there and had his studio in the 3rd floor attic, which benefited from unusual skylights through the roof. The house became a National Historic Landmark in 1965.
It is located at State Route 25A and Stony Brook Road, in Stony Brook, although the National Register of Historic Places incorrectly lists the location as being on New York State Route 25 and Gould Road, which is in Centereach, New York.
- "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2007-01-23.
- "William Sydney Mount House". National Historic Landmark summary listing. National Park Service. Retrieved 2007-09-23.
- Richard Greenwood (June 25, 1975). PDF (283 KB). National Park Service. and PDF (1.36 MB)
- "Artist's Homestead Restored With Care", by Marjorie Kaufman, New York Times, May 2, 1993 (accessed 8/24/2007)
- " 21st Century Plan Nods to the 19th", by Valerie Cotsalis, New York Times, January 21, 2007, which also includes a photo (accessed 8/24/2007)
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