Whitcomb House, Mendon, NY
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member MrsMcFly
N 43° 00.481 W 077° 31.915
18T E 293649 N 4764816
Quick Description: This beautiful cobblestone house was built in the 1840's.
Location: New York, United States
Date Posted: 12/31/2008 8:00:32 PM
Waymark Code: WM5FEN
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Rayman
Views: 15

Long Description:
The following description comes from Cobblestone Quest by Rich & Sue Freeman

"Sixty-four year old Rowsell Whitcomb bought 52 acres of land in 1847 for $2,800 and built his cobblestone home. The 1855 census valued the home at $600. Henry Hamlin and his wife purchased this 1.5 story house in 1957. They renovated it to it's original state with the help of renowned cobblestone expert, Carl Schmidt.
City, Town, Village Name: Mendon

Building Usage: Residence

Architectural style: Greek Revival

Public or Private: Private

Tours Available?: no

Website: Not listed

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