Tianderah

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Tianderah
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LocationOff NY 51, Gilbertsville, New York
Coordinates 42°27′50″N75°18′54″W / 42.46389°N 75.31500°W / 42.46389; -75.31500 Coordinates: 42°27′50″N75°18′54″W / 42.46389°N 75.31500°W / 42.46389; -75.31500
Area33 acres (13 ha)
Built1885
ArchitectEmerson, William Ralph
Architectural style Shingle style, Romanesque Revival
NRHP reference No. 78001894 [1]
Added to NRHPNovember 2, 1978

Tianderah is a historic home located at Gilbertsville in Otsego County, New York. It was built in 1887 by Boston-based architect William Ralph Emerson. It is an "L" shaped, stone Romanesque Revival and Shingle style residence dramatically overlooking the village and complemented by a stone and shingle style stable. The house is three stories and has a steep gambrel roof, a full two stories high. It is built of rock faced bluestone and features a 15-foot-deep (4.6 m) verandah that runs across the front of the main facade. Also on the property is a carriage shed, carriage house, and much of the original landscaping. [2] The estate was placed on the market in July 2007 for $3 million, the highest price ever asked for a private residence in Otsego County. [3]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1978. [1]

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References

  1. 1 2 "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places . National Park Service. March 13, 2009.
  2. Lucy A. Breyer (n.d.). "National Register of Historic Places Registration: Tianderah". New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation . Retrieved 2010-01-14.See also: "Accompanying nine photos".
  3. Tianderah, Gilbertsville, NY 13776 - Zillow