Calvin A. Buffington House

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Calvin A. Buffington House
Calvin A. Buffington House is located in New York
Calvin A. Buffington House
Calvin A. Buffington House is located in the US
Calvin A. Buffington House
Location Depot St. and Railroad Ave.,
Berkshire, New York
Coordinates 42°18′15″N 76°11′5″W / 42.30417°N 76.18472°W / 42.30417; -76.18472Coordinates: 42°18′15″N 76°11′5″W / 42.30417°N 76.18472°W / 42.30417; -76.18472
Area less than one acre
Built 1909
Architect Unknown
Architectural style Other
MPS Berkshire MRA
NRHP reference # 84003089[1]
Added to NRHP July 2, 1984

The Calvin A. Buffington House is a historic house located at Depot Street and Railroad Avenue in Berkshire, Tioga County, New York.

Description and history[edit]

It is a two-story, frame pattern book house, built in 1909. Also on the property is a contributing frame garage and slate sidewalk. It was the home of Calvin A. Buffington, who patented a folding chair design that he manufactured in Berkshire until 1926.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places on July 2, 1984.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2009-03-13). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ Jacqueline S. Clark (Summer 1980). "National Register of Historic Places Registration: Calvin A. Buffington House". New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation. Retrieved 2009-11-20.