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First Presbyterian Church (Waterloo, New York)

First Presbyterian Church is a historic Presbyterian church located at Waterloo in Seneca County, New York. It was constructed in 1850 and is a monumental brick Romanesque Revival, 104-by-65-foot (32 by 20 m) edifice. The facade features a large rose window and two soaring, square, 90-foot-tall (27 m) corner towers with octagonal spires. A small ​1 12-story chapel was added to the east elevation of the church in 1880–1881.[2]

First Presbyterian Church
First Presbyterian Church Waterloo Aug 09.jpg
First Presbyterian Church, Waterloo, NY, August 2009
First Presbyterian Church (Waterloo, New York) is located in New York
First Presbyterian Church (Waterloo, New York)
First Presbyterian Church (Waterloo, New York) is located in the United States
First Presbyterian Church (Waterloo, New York)
LocationE. Main St., E of jct. with NY 96, Waterloo, New York
Coordinates42°54′14″N 76°51′39″W / 42.90389°N 76.86083°W / 42.90389; -76.86083Coordinates: 42°54′14″N 76°51′39″W / 42.90389°N 76.86083°W / 42.90389; -76.86083
Arealess than one acre
Built1850
Architectunknown
Architectural styleRomanesque
NRHP reference #96001386[1]
Added to NRHPNovember 29, 1996

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1996.[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2009-03-13.
  2. ^ "Cultural Resource Information System (CRIS)" (Searchable database). New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation. Retrieved 2016-08-01.[permanent dead link] Note: This includes Nancy L. Todd (July 1996). "National Register of Historic Places Registration Form: First Presbyterian Church" (PDF). Retrieved 2016-08-01. and Accompanying five photographs