Community Place

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Community Place
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Community Place
Community Place is located in New York
Community Place
Community Place is located in the US
Community Place
Location S. of Skaneateles Falls at 680 Sheldon Rd.
Nearest city Skaneateles, New York
Coordinates 42°58′58.17″N 76°27′17.47″W / 42.9828250°N 76.4548528°W / 42.9828250; -76.4548528Coordinates: 42°58′58.17″N 76°27′17.47″W / 42.9828250°N 76.4548528°W / 42.9828250; -76.4548528
Built 1830
Architect Elijah Cole
Architectural style Greek Revival, Federal
NRHP Reference # 79001611[1]
Added to NRHP April 20, 1979

Community Place, in Skaneateles, New York, was built in 1830. It was photographed by the Historic American Buildings Survey in 1963[2] and was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1979.[1]

It was a relatively successful Fourierist commune for three years.[3]

It is now known as Frog Pond.

It is located south of Skaneateles Falls, New York, at 680 Sheldon Road.[4]



  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2007-01-23). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ Ask, Gilbert (April 1963). "Community Place (photo caption page)" (PDF). Historic American Buildings Survey. Washington, D.C.: Library of Congress. Retrieved March 18, 2014. 
  3. ^ Rowe, David L. Rowe (August 15, 1978). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory/Nomination: Community Place". Retrieved 2009-07-15.  and Accompanying eight photos, exterior and interior, from 1978
  4. ^ Note: an incorrect 725 Sheldon Road address is given in the NRHP application, but that is a different house, a quarter mile away. According to a resident at 725, that was the home or a mailing address of the former owner of Community Place.

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