The Hedges

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The Hedges
Hedges RPPC.jpg
H. M. Beach photo of the Hedges, ca. 1910
The Hedges is located in New York
The Hedges
The Hedges is located in the US
The Hedges
Location Blue Mountain Lake, New York
Coordinates 43°51′15″N 74°27′0″W / 43.85417°N 74.45000°W / 43.85417; -74.45000Coordinates: 43°51′15″N 74°27′0″W / 43.85417°N 74.45000°W / 43.85417; -74.45000
Area 12.5 acres (5.1 ha)
NRHP Reference # 09000155[1]
Added to NRHP March 27, 2009

The Hedges is a historic home and Adirondack Great Camp located at Blue Mountain Lake in Hamilton County, New York. The property consists of 30 buildings and structures and many related site features. From about 1890 to 1920, it was the seasonal home of Hiram B. Duryea, and from this period nine buildings and structures remain. In 1920, it was purchased by Richard J. Collins and converted to an Adirondack resort. The Main Lodge complex was built in 1882; the main block is a two-story, wood-framed building with a mansard roof. The Stone Lodge was built 1900–03 and is a two-story gambrel-roofed building.[2]

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


  1. ^ a b "National Register of Historic Places". WEEKLY LIST OF ACTIONS TAKEN ON PROPERTIES: 6/15/09 THROUGH 6/19/09. National Park Service. 2009-06-26. 
  2. ^ Steven C. Engelhart (December 2008). "National Register of Historic Places Registration: The Hedges". New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation. Retrieved 2010-02-20.  See also: "Accompanying 30 photos". 

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