Benham House

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Benham House
Benham House.jpg
Benham House, January 2008
Benham House is located in New York
Benham House
Benham House is located in the US
Benham House
Location 280-282 S. Main St., Canandaigua, New York
Coordinates 42°52′59″N 77°16′45″W / 42.88306°N 77.27917°W / 42.88306; -77.27917Coordinates: 42°52′59″N 77°16′45″W / 42.88306°N 77.27917°W / 42.88306; -77.27917
Area less than one acre
Built 1876
Architectural style Italianate
MPS Canandaigua MRA
NRHP Reference # 84002823[1]
Added to NRHP April 26, 1984

The Benham House is a historic home located in Canandaigua, Ontario County, New York. It was built about 1876, and is a two-story, three bay, Italianate style brick dwelling. It features a low hipped roof topped by a cupola with cast iron cresting, full-width front porch, and two-story projecting bay window.[2]:3, 7

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1984.[1]


  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ "Cultural Resource Information System (CRIS)" (Searchable database). New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation. Retrieved 2015-11-01. [permanent dead link] Note: This includes n.a. (September 1980). "National Register of Historic Places Registration Form: Benham House" (PDF). Retrieved 2015-11-01.