General Winfield Scott House

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General Winfield Scott House
General Winfield Scott House is located in New York City
General Winfield Scott House
Location 24 West 12th Street, Manhattan, New York City, New York[1]
Coordinates 40°44′6″N 73°59′45″W / 40.73500°N 73.99583°W / 40.73500; -73.99583Coordinates: 40°44′6″N 73°59′45″W / 40.73500°N 73.99583°W / 40.73500; -73.99583
Area less than one acre
Built 1853
Architectural style Italianate
Governing body Private
NRHP Reference # 73001222[1]
Significant dates
Added to NRHP November 7, 1973[1]
Designated NHL November 7, 1973[2]

General Winfield Scott House is where General and unsuccessful Whig Presidential candidate Winfield Scott lived from 1853 to 1855.[1] The building was declared a National Historic Landmark in 1973.[2][3]


  1. ^ a b c d Staff (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ a b "Gen. Winfield Scott House". National Historic Landmark summary listing. National Park Service. 2007-09-14.  Cite error: Invalid <ref> tag; name "nhlsum" defined multiple times with different content (see the help page).
  3. ^ Ben Levy (June 19, 1973). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory-Nomination: General Winfield Scott House" (pdf). National Park Service.  and Accompanying photos, exterior, from 1973 PDF (539 KB)