Witherspoon Cottage

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Witherspoon Cottage
Witherspoon Cottage, Saranac Lake, NY.JPG
Witherspoon Cottage, September 2008
Witherspoon Cottage is located in New York
Witherspoon Cottage
Witherspoon Cottage is located in the US
Witherspoon Cottage
Location 3 Kiwassa Rd., Saranac Lake, New York, U.S.
Coordinates 44°19′12″N 74°7′46″W / 44.32000°N 74.12944°W / 44.32000; -74.12944Coordinates: 44°19′12″N 74°7′46″W / 44.32000°N 74.12944°W / 44.32000; -74.12944
Area less than one acre
Built 1910
Architect Buck, Mr.
Architectural style Queen Anne
MPS Saranac Lake MPS
NRHP Reference # 92001415[1]
Added to NRHP November 6, 1992

Witherspoon Cottage is a historic cure cottage located at Saranac Lake, Franklin County, New York. It was built about 1910 as a boarding house and is a 2 12-story, square frame dwelling in the Queen Anne style. The gable roof has hipped roof dormers. It features two cure porches; one above the verandah and a second supported by four posts and spanning two-thirds of the northwest facade.[2]

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

References[edit]

  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: Witherspoon Cottage". New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation. Retrieved 2010-07-10.  See also: "Accompanying four photos".