Hermitage, The

Also known as: Waldwic Cottage
335 N. Franklin Tpke., Ho-Ho-Kus, New Jersey

Photos 

Hermitage

2. Exterior - view from north. March 22, 1937. Photo by R. Merritt Lacey.

Photo from the Historic American Buildings Survey

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Map 

Description 

Rebuilt and enlarged (1845) from an 18th century structure, this is the only remaining Gothic Revival house definitely attributable to William Ranlett. It is an outstanding example of the early, romantic phase of the Gothic Revival in American domestic architecture. -- National Historic Landmark statement of significance, May 22, 1970

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on August 29, 1970
Reference number
70000379
Area of significance
Architecture
Level of significance
National
Evaluation criteria
C - Design/Construction
Property type
Building
Historic function
Single dwelling
Current function
Single dwelling
Period of significance
1825-1849
Significant year
1845
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 2

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