Thomas Richardson House

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Thomas Richardson House
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Location 317 W. Main St., Ilion, New York
Coordinates 43°1′11″N75°2′52″W / 43.01972°N 75.04778°W / 43.01972; -75.04778 Coordinates: 43°1′11″N75°2′52″W / 43.01972°N 75.04778°W / 43.01972; -75.04778
Area 4.4 acres (1.8 ha)
Built 1873
Architectural style Italianate
NRHP reference # 84002400 [1]
Added to NRHP September 7, 1984

Thomas Richardson House is a historic home located at Ilion in Herkimer County, New York. It was built about 1873 is a brick structure with an asymmetrical rectangular plan in the Italianate style. The two-story main block has a hipped roof and 3 two-story projecting bays with clipped gable roofs covered in slate. It features a three-story tower with a two-tiered, concave mansard roof. The property includes the original carriage house and landscaping. [2]

Ilion, New York Village in New York, United States

Ilion is a village in Herkimer County, New York, United States. The population was 8,053 at the 2010 census. "Ilion" is a name for the ancient city of Troy.

Herkimer County, New York County in the United States

Herkimer County is a county in the U.S. state of New York. As of the 2010 census, the population was 64,519. Its county seat is Herkimer. The county was created in 1791 north of the Mohawk River out of part of Montgomery County. It is named after General Nicholas Herkimer, who died from battle wounds in 1777 after taking part in the Battle of Oriskany during the Revolutionary War.

Italianate architecture 19th-century phase in the history of Classical architecture

The Italianate style of architecture was a distinct 19th-century phase in the history of Classical architecture.

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1984. [1]

National Register of Historic Places federal list of historic sites in the United States

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