De Wint House

Also known as: George Washington Headquarters, DeWint House
20 Livingston St., Tappan, New York

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Description 

Gen. George Washington stayed at this 1700 Dutch Colonial house four times during the Revolution, most notably during the 1780 trial of Major John Andre, the British spy, whose treachery Washington said was "treason of the blackest dye." -- National Historic Landmark statement of significance, May 23, 1966

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on October 15, 1966
Reference number
66000568
Architectural styles
Colonial; Other architectural type; Dutch Colonial
Area of significance
Military
Level of significance
National
Evaluation criteria
B - Person
Property type
Building
Historic function
Single dwelling
Current function
Museum
Periods of significance
1700-1749; 1750-1799
Significant years
1700; 1780; 1783

Update Log 

  • March 16, 2018: New Street View added by Brian Bartlett

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