Ford Administration Building

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Ford Administration Building
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The Ford Administration Building, currently the headquarters of the Peekskill City School District Administration.
Ford Administration Building is located in New York
Ford Administration Building
Ford Administration Building is located in the US
Ford Administration Building
Location 1031 Elm Street,
Peekskill, New York
Coordinates 41°17′17″N 73°55′1″W / 41.28806°N 73.91694°W / 41.28806; -73.91694Coordinates: 41°17′17″N 73°55′1″W / 41.28806°N 73.91694°W / 41.28806; -73.91694
Area 2.2 acres (0.89 ha)
Built 1925
Architect Frank A. Moore
Architectural style Colonial Revival
NRHP Reference #

06000258

[1]
Added to NRHP April 12, 2006

Ford Administration Building is a historic school located at Peekskill, Westchester County, New York. It was built in 1925 and is a two story, "I"-shaped, red brick building in the Colonial Revival style. It features a central portico with four Doric order columns. The slate covered hipped roof is topped by a cupola. It houses the 500-seat Ford Auditorium. It was built for the Peekskill Military Academy (1833-1968) and is the last significant structure remaining from the academy.[2]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 2006.[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. ^ Peter D. Shaver (January 2006). "National Register of Historic Places Registration: Ford Administration Building". New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation. Retrieved 2011-01-01.  See also: "Additional documentation".