Gaige Homestead

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Gaige Homestead
Gaige Homestead is located in New York
Gaige Homestead
Gaige Homestead is located in the US
Gaige Homestead
Location Weaver Rd., Duanesburg, New York
Coordinates 42°44′53″N 74°9′9″W / 42.74806°N 74.15250°W / 42.74806; -74.15250Coordinates: 42°44′53″N 74°9′9″W / 42.74806°N 74.15250°W / 42.74806; -74.15250
Area 71 acres (29 ha)
Built c. 1830
Architectural style Federal, Vernacular Federal
MPS Duanesburg MRA
NRHP Reference #


Added to NRHP October 11, 1984

Gaige Homestead is a historic home located at Duanesburg in Schenectady County, New York. The house was built about 1830 and is a rectangular two story, five bay frame building in a vernacular Federal style. It has a one story, gable roofed side wing. It features a gable roof with cornice returns, a recessed central entrance, and two brick interior end chimneys. Also on the property are two sheds, a carriage house, and a shop building.[2]

The property was covered in a 1984 study of Duanesburg historical resources.[3] It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1984.[1]


  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2009-03-13). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ Schenectady County Planning Dept. (1983) [1979]. "NRHP Inventory-Nomination: Gaige Homestead". New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation. 
  3. ^ Lucy A. Breyer, Nancy Todd, and Schenectady County Planning Dept. (August 1984). "National Register of Historic Places Multiple Property Submission: Duanesburg MRA" (PDF). National Park Service.