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NEW YORK - Tompkins County - Historic Districts

Cornell Heights Historic District
(added 1989 - Tompkins County - #89001205)
Roughly bounded by Kline Rd., Highland Ave., Brock Ln., Triphammer Rd., Fall Creek, Stewart Ave., and Needham Pl. , Cayuga Heights
(1330 acres, 208 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Late 19th And Early 20th Century American Movements
Area of Significance: Landscape Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling

Cornell Heights Historic District
(added 1989 - Tompkins County - #89001205)
Roughly bounded by Kline Rd., Highland Ave., Brock Ln., Triphammer Rd., Fall Creek, Stewart Ave., and Needham Pl. , Ithaca
(1330 acres, 208 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Late 19th And Early 20th Century American Movements
Area of Significance: Landscape Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling

De Witt Park Historic District
(added 1971 - Tompkins County - #71000561)
Also known as Public Square;See Also:Boardman House;Second Tompkins County
A square bounded roughly by properties fronting on E. Buffalo, E. Court, N. Cayuga, and N. Tioga Sts. , Ithaca
(180 acres, 45 buildings, 3 objects)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Romanesque, Italianate, Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Business, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Business, Single Dwelling

Dryden Historic District
(added 1984 - Tompkins County - #84003921)
Roughly bounded by E. Main, James, Lake and South Sts. , Dryden
(200 acres, 61 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Italianate, Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

East Hill Historic District
(added 1986 - Tompkins County - #86001652)
Roughly bounded by Cascadilla Creek, Eddy St., Six Mile Creek, and Aurora St. , Ithaca
(650 acres, 263 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Et al., Miller,William H.
Architectural Style: Mid 19th Century Revival, Colonial Revival, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Hotel, Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Hotel, Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling

Forest Home Historic District
(added 1998 - Tompkins County - #98000999)
Roughly along NY392 , Forest Home
(500 acres, 75 buildings, 4 structures)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering, Information Potential
Architectural Style: Federal, Queen Anne, Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Agriculture, Community Planning And Development, Industry, Architecture
Cultural Affiliation: Euro-American
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Education, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Religion, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Processing Site, Religious Structure, Road-Related, School, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Education, Religion, Transportation
Current Sub-function: Religious Structure, Road-Related, School, Single Dwelling

Halsey, Nicoll, House and Halseyville Archeological Sites
(added 1993 - Tompkins County - #93000504)
Address Restricted , Halseyville
(90 acres, 3 buildings)
Historic Significance: Information Potential, Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Politics/Government, Industry, Architecture
Cultural Affiliation: American Industrial
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: State , Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Education, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, School, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Ithaca Downtown Historic District
(added 2005 - Tompkins County - #05000018)
E. and W. State, N & S Cayuga, N. Aurora, N. Tioga Sts. , Ithaca
(100 acres, 64 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style: Greek Revival, Italianate
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Commerce, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government, Recreation And Culture, Social
Historic Sub-function: Business, Clubhouse, Financial Institution, Government Office, Hotel, Meeting Hall, Theater
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Recreation And Culture, Social
Current Sub-function: Business, Clubhouse, Department Store, Financial Institution, Meeting Hall, Specialty Store, Theater




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