Clermont Academy

US 9, Clermont, New York

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Clermont Academy

Clermont Academy from east.

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Description 

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Clermont Academy is a historic school building located at Clermont in Columbia County, New York. It was built in 1834 and is a two story, five bay frame building in the Federal style. It features a gable roof with centrally located octagonal cupola. It originally functioned as a private secondary school, but became a public school and community center in 1855.[2]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1983.[1] It is located within the Clermont Civic Historic District, established in 2003.

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on October 7, 1983
Reference number
83003931
Architectural style
Federal
Areas of significance
Education; Architecture
Level of significance
Local
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction; B - Person
Property type
Building
Historic function
School
Current functions
Meeting hall; Civic
Period of significance
1825-1849
Significant year
ca. 1834

Update Log 

  • March 25, 2012: New photos from rwcoons

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