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National Register of Historic Places listings in Peekskill, New York

This is a list of the National Register of Historic Places entries in Peekskill, New York. See also National Register of Historic Places listings in Westchester County, New York for all others in the county.

This is intended to be a complete list of properties and districts listed on the National Register of Historic Places in Peekskill, New York. The locations of National Register properties and districts (at least for all showing latitude and longitude coordinates below) may be seen in a Google map by clicking on "Map of all coordinates".[1]

This National Park Service list is complete through NPS recent listings posted December 5, 2014.[2]
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Current listings

[3] Name on the Register Image Date listed[4] Location City or town Description
1 Beecher-McFadden Estate
November 2, 1987
E. Main St.
2 Drum Hill High School
December 31, 1979
Ringgold St.
3 Ford Administration Building
Ford Administration Building
April 12, 2006
1031 Elm St.
Peekskill Now the Peekskill City School District Administration Building
4 Nelson Avenue-Fort Hill Historic District
Nelson Avenue-Fort Hill Historic District
May 4, 2006
Roughly along Nelson Ave., John St., Diven St., Constant St., Orchard St., Pauling St., and Decatur Ave.
Peekskill 19th-century residential area with many late Victorian houses
5 Thomas Nelson House
August 8, 2001
1231 Seymour Ln.
6 Peekskill Downtown Historic District
Peekskill Downtown Historic District
May 6, 2005
Main, Division, South, Park, Bank, Brown, First and Esther Sts., Central and Union Aves.
Peekskill Core of 19th-century Peekskill with landmark Moorish Revival tower at Division and South streets.
7 Peekskill Freight Depot
Peekskill Freight Depot
October 27, 2004
41 S. Water St.
Peekskill Abraham Lincoln stopped here on the way to his inauguration and gave a short speech attended by 3,000 people, more than twice the population of Peekskill at the time. It was only appearance ever in Westchester County. Current building is only intact freight depot along former Hudson River Railroad.
8 Peekskill Presbyterian Church
Peekskill Presbyterian Church
December 4, 2002
705 South St.
Peekskill 1846 church has had same bell since congregation was founded in 1790s.
9 St. Peter's Episcopal Church (Peekskill)
St. Peter's Episcopal Church (Peekskill)
July 5, 2003
137 N. Division St.
Peekskill 1892 neo-Gothic church by Richard M. Upjohn
10 Standard House
Standard House
September 22, 2000
50 Hudson Ave.
Peekskill 1855 Italianate commercial building, recently restored, is one of only two hotels remaining from industrial era. Now home to its economic-development department
11 US Post Office-Peekskill
US Post Office-Peekskill
May 11, 1989
738 South St.
Peekskill Palladian windows not often found on pre-New Deal Colonial Revival post offices
12 Van Cortlandt Upper Manor House
Van Cortlandt Upper Manor House
April 2, 1981
Oregon Rd.
13 Villa Loretto
April 27, 1989
Crompond Rd.

See also


  1. ^ The latitude and longitude information provided in this table was derived originally from the National Register Information System, which has been found to be fairly accurate for about 99% of listings. For about 1% of NRIS original coordinates, experience has shown that one or both coordinates are typos or otherwise extremely far off; some corrections may have been made. A more subtle problem causes many locations to be off by up to 150 yards, depending on location in the country: most NRIS coordinates were derived from tracing out latitude and longitudes off of USGS topographical quadrant maps created under the North American Datum of 1927, which differs from the current, highly accurate WGS84 GPS system used by most on-line maps. Chicago is about right, but NRIS longitudes in Washington are higher by about 4.5 seconds, and are lower by about 2.0 seconds in Maine. Latitudes differ by about 1.0 second in Florida. Some locations in this table may have been corrected to current GPS standards.
  2. ^ "National Register of Historic Places: Weekly List Actions". National Park Service, United States Department of the Interior. Retrieved on December 5, 2014.
  3. ^ Numbers represent an ordering by significant words. Various colorings, defined , differentiate National Historic Landmarks and historic districts from other NRHP buildings, structures, sites or objects.
  4. ^ The eight-digit number below each date is the number assigned to each location in the National Register Information System database, which can be viewed by clicking the number.
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