Adams–Chadeayne–Taft Estate

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Adams–Chadeayne–Taft Estate
ADAMS-CHADEAYNE-TAFT ESTATE, CORNWALL-ON-HUDSON, ORANGE COUNTY, NY.jpg
Nathaniel Adams House
Adams–Chadeayne–Taft Estate is located in New York
Adams–Chadeayne–Taft Estate
Adams–Chadeayne–Taft Estate is located in the US
Adams–Chadeayne–Taft Estate
Location 1–2 Riverbank Lane,
Cornwall-on-Hudson, New York
Coordinates 41°26′47″N 74°00′59″W / 41.44639°N 74.01639°W / 41.44639; -74.01639Coordinates: 41°26′47″N 74°00′59″W / 41.44639°N 74.01639°W / 41.44639; -74.01639
Area 10.41 acres (4.21 ha)
Built c. 1800 (1800)-1875
Architectural style Federal, Greek Revival, Italianate
NRHP reference # 13000932[1]
Added to NRHP December 27, 2013

The Adams–Chadeayne–Taft Estate is a set of two historic homes and a pottery works ruin located at Cornwall-on-Hudson in Orange County, New York. It includes the Nathaniel Adams House (c. 1844), Clark-King House (c. 1800-1850), and site of the Clark Stoneware Works (c. 1793-1840). The Nathaniel Adams House is a 2 1/2-story, square plan, brick dwelling topped by a low hipped roof. The interior features extensive Trompe-l'œil. The Clark-King House consists of a three-story main block flanked by lower two-story wings. The interior features Federal style woodwork. Associated with the Clark-King House are the contributing cistern and cast iron gateposts. The ruins of the Clark Stoneware Works include a section of a stone wall and the remains of a brick kiln.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places on December 27, 2013.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "National Register of Historic Places Listings". Weekly List of Actions Taken on Properties: 10/19/15 through 10/23/15. National Park Service. 2015-10-13.
  2. ^ "Cultural Resource Information System (CRIS)" (Searchable database). New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation. Retrieved 2016-02-01.[permanent dead link] Note: This includes William E. Krattinger (June 2013). "National Register of Historic Places Registration Form: Adams–Chadeayne–Taft Estate" (PDF). Retrieved 2016-02-01. and Accompanying photographs