Paine, Thomas, Cottage

Also known as: Thomas Paine Cottage Museum
20 Sicard Ave., New Rochelle, New York

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Description 

Paine, propagandist for the American and French Revolutions and author of COMMON SENSE and THE AGE OF REASON, occupied this saltbox cottage from 1802 until 1806. He was buried here in 1809. -- National Historic Landmark statement of significance, November 28, 1972

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on November 28, 1972
Reference number
72000920
Architectural style
Mid 19th Century Revival: Exotic Revival
Area of significance
Politics/Government
Level of significance
National
Evaluation criteria
B - Person
Property type
Building
Historic function
Single dwelling
Current functions
Museum; Monument/marker
Periods of significance
1800-1824; 1750-1799
Significant years
1784; 1809; 1908
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 1
Contributing objects: 1
Non-contributing buildings: 1

Update Log 

  • March 15, 2018: New Street View added by Brian Bartlett

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