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Beachbend is located in New York
Beachbend is located in the US
Location Smith Ln., Nissequogue, New York
Coordinates 40°54′10″N 73°11′3″W / 40.90278°N 73.18417°W / 40.90278; -73.18417Coordinates: 40°54′10″N 73°11′3″W / 40.90278°N 73.18417°W / 40.90278; -73.18417
Area 19.4 acres (7.9 ha)
Architectural style Colonial Revival, Colonial
MPS Stony Brook Harbor Estates MPS
NRHP Reference # 93000698[1]
Added to NRHP August 09, 1993

Beachbend, also known as the William H. Dixon Estate, is a national historic district located at Nissequogue in Suffolk County, New York. The district encompasses an estate with five contributing buildings and two contributing structures. The estate house is a large 18th-century house with alterations completed in 1924. It is a two story, wood frame, five bay structure with a center hall plan. Also on the property are a contributing "L" shaped barn, a cottage, a pump house. two sheds, and a well cover.[2]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1993.[1]


  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2009-03-13). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ Kathleen LaFrank (July 1992). "National Register of Historic Places Registration: Beachbend". New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation. Retrieved 2010-02-20.  See also: "Accompanying four photos".