Leis Cottage

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Leis Cottage
Leis Cottage, Saranac Lake, NY.jpg
Leis Cottage, September 2008
Leis Cottage is located in New York
Leis Cottage
Leis Cottage is located in the US
Leis Cottage
Location 26 Algonquin Ave., Saranac Lake, Harrietstown, New York, U.S.
Coordinates 44°19′14″N 74°8′59″W / 44.32056°N 74.14972°W / 44.32056; -74.14972Coordinates: 44°19′14″N 74°8′59″W / 44.32056°N 74.14972°W / 44.32056; -74.14972
Area 9 acres (3.6 ha)
Built 1904
Architectural style Queen Anne, Cure cottage
MPS Saranac Lake MPS
NRHP Reference # 92001444[1]
Added to NRHP November 6, 1992

Leis Cottage, also known as Camp Leisure, is a historic cure cottage located at Saranac Lake in the town of Harrietstown, Franklin County, New York. It was built in 1904 and is a 2 12-story, L-shaped wood frame structure with a gable roof and projecting cross-gable in the Queen Anne style. It has a large verandah and second story sleeping porch. It features a cobblestone chimney and porte cochere. Henry Leis, who operated a piano and music store, also owned the Leis Block.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1992.[1]


  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2009-03-13). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ Rachel Bliven and John Bonafide (September 1991). "National Register of Historic Places Registration: Leis Cottage". New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation. Retrieved 2010-01-01.  See also: "Accompanying four photos".