Grace Church (Scottsville, New York)

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Grace Church
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Grace Church (Scottsville, New York) is located in New York
Grace Church (Scottsville, New York)
Grace Church (Scottsville, New York) is located in the US
Grace Church (Scottsville, New York)
Location9 Browns Ave., Scottsville, New York
Coordinates43°1′22″N 77°45′5″W / 43.02278°N 77.75139°W / 43.02278; -77.75139Coordinates: 43°1′22″N 77°45′5″W / 43.02278°N 77.75139°W / 43.02278; -77.75139
Area.88 acres (0.36 ha)
Built1852
ArchitectEllis, Harvey; Arthur Rotch and George T. Tilden
Architectural styleRichardsonian Romanesque
NRHP reference #10000514[1]
Added to NRHPJuly 30, 2010

Grace Church is a historic Episcopal church located at Scottsville in Monroe County, New York. The church was designed by noted Rochester architect Harvey Ellis (1852-1904) and built in 1885. It is in the Latin cross form in the Richardsonian Romanesque style. It has a native fieldstone lower level with an upper section of frame construction with a non-structural wall of stained glass. It features rounded apsidal and transept ends topped by conical roofs. Attached is a Sunday school wing constructed in 1956 and a square, shingled bell tower added in 1976.[2] It is a congregation in the Episcopal Diocese of Rochester.

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2010.[1]

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  1. ^ a b "National Register of Historic Places". WEEKLY LIST OF ACTIONS TAKEN ON PROPERTIES: 7/26/10 THROUGH 7/30/10. National Park Service. 2010-08-06.
  2. ^ Robert T. Englert (January 2010). "National Register of Historic Places Registration: Grace Church". New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation. Retrieved 2011-05-15. See also: "Accompanying 10 photos".

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