Peter and Karen McComb House

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Peter and Karen McComb House
Peter and Karen McComb House is located in New York
Peter and Karen McComb House
Peter and Karen McComb House is located in the US
Peter and Karen McComb House
Location 27 Hornbeck Ridge, Poughkeepsie, New York
Coordinates 41°40′9″N 73°53′18″W / 41.66917°N 73.88833°W / 41.66917; -73.88833Coordinates: 41°40′9″N 73°53′18″W / 41.66917°N 73.88833°W / 41.66917; -73.88833
Area 3.3 acres (1.3 ha)
Built 1950 (1950)-1951
Architect Breuer, Marcel
Architectural style International Style
NRHP reference # 08000098[1]
Added to NRHP August 12, 2009

Peter and Karen McComb House is a historic home located at Poughkeepsie, Dutchess County, New York. It was designed by architect Marcel Breuer and built in 1950–1951. The original section is a small one- to two-story, "T"-shaped, International style frame dwelling on a concrete foundation. Three additions were constructed in 1962, 1988, and 1994. It is built into its site atop a steep rock ridge and features large-scale rectangular window panels.[2]:5–6

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 2009.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service.
  2. ^ "Cultural Resource Information System (CRIS)" (Searchable database). New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation. Retrieved 2015-12-01. Note: This includes Peter D. Shaver and Kathleen LaFrank (June 2009). "National Register of Historic Places Registration Form: Peter and Karen McComb House" (PDF). Retrieved 2015-12-01. and Accompanying photographs