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Adsit House was a historic house located at 34 Main Street in Hornell, Steuben County, New York.

Adsit House
Adsit House is located in New York
Adsit House
Adsit House is located in the United States
Adsit House
Location34 Main St.,
Hornell, New York
Coordinates42°19′42″N 77°39′49″W / 42.32833°N 77.66361°W / 42.32833; -77.66361Coordinates: 42°19′42″N 77°39′49″W / 42.32833°N 77.66361°W / 42.32833; -77.66361
Area0.3 acres (0.12 ha)
ArchitectDavenport, Ira
Architectural styleFederal, Greek Revival, et al.
NRHP reference #03000047[1]
Added to NRHPFebruary 20, 2003

Description and historyEdit

It was a two-story, L-shaped brick dwelling constructed in stages between 1828 and 1880. The original section constructed in 1828 was a two-story, three-bay brick residence in the Federal style, the first brick structure in Hornell.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places on February 20, 2003.[1]

The house was demolished on June 15, 2010. Hornell residents had mixed emotions about the historic house being razed.[3]


  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. March 13, 2009.
  2. ^ Anthony Opalka (July 2002). "National Register of Historic Places Registration: Adsit House". New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation. Retrieved 2009-10-31. See also: "Accompanying 17 photos".
  3. ^ Hornell Tribune Article Archived 2011-09-27 at the Wayback Machine