Attractions New Rochelle Architecture: Famous Landmarks and Buildings

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List of the famous landmarks that make up the New Rochelle skyline, listed alphabetically with photos when available. New Rochelle architectural landmarks as well as other major buildings, dwellings, and other structures in New Rochelle are included on this list. Information about these New Rochelle buildings is included on this list, such as when the building first opened and what architectural style it falls under. List includes both new buildings in New Rochelle and older historic landmarks.

Examples of buildings on this list include Wildcliff and Davenport House.

This list answers the question, "What are the most famous buildings in New Rochelle?"

This is a good reference for research into the historical architecture in New Rochelle. Famous architectural houses within the city of New Rochelle are included as well, sometimes by address, other times listed by the name of the original home owner.
Davenport House is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list New Rochelle Architecture: Famous Landmarks and Buildings
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Davenport House

The Davenport House in New Rochelle, New York is listed on the National Register of Historic Places for its significant architecture in Gothic Revival style, designed by architect Alexander Jackson Davis. The "architecturally significant cottage and its compatible architect-designed additions represent a rare assemblage of mid-19th through early 20th century American residential design." The house was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1980. ...more on Wikipedia

City/Town: New Rochelle, New York, USA

Opened: Jan 01 1859

Style: Gothic Revival architecture

Leland Castle is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list New Rochelle Architecture: Famous Landmarks and Buildings
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Leland Castle

Leland Castle is a building in New Rochelle, New York. It was constructed during the years in 1855 - 1859 in the Gothic revival style, and was the country residence of Simeon Leland, a wealthy New York City hotel proprietor. Leland began to assemble an estate as early as 1848, and in 1855 began the erection of this palatial sixty room mansion. The home was designed by New York City architect William Thomas Beers. A north and south wing were added to the castle in 1899 and 1902 respectively. Leland Castle and the surrounding property have since been incorporated as part of the campus of the College of New Rochelle. The building was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1976 and ...more on Wikipedia

City/Town: New Rochelle, New York, USA

Opened: Jan 01 1855

Style: Gothic Revival architecture

Lispenard-Rodman-Davenport Hou... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list New Rochelle Architecture: Famous Landmarks and Buildings
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Lispenard-Rodman-Davenport House

The Lispenard-Rodman-Davenport House is a historic residence dating back to the early 18th century located on the Davenport Neck peninsula in New Rochelle, New York . The house is the oldest residential structure in New Rochelle. It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1986. ...more on Wikipedia

City/Town: New Rochelle, New York, USA

Opened: Jan 01 1700

Style: Victorian architecture

Pioneer Building is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list New Rochelle Architecture: Famous Landmarks and Buildings
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Pioneer Building

The Pioneer Building is a late nineteenth century commercial/office structure located on Lawton Street in the Downtown business district of the City of New Rochelle in Westchester County, New York. The building is a good example of Neo-Italian Renaissance commercial style and represents an important aspect in the late nineteenth and early twentieth century history of New Rochelle. John New & Son, the New Rochelle builder responsible for its construction, is credited with its design. The Pioneer Building is considered significant, partly because other historic buildings that once surrounded it have been demolished and replaced by newer construction. It was added to the Westchester County ...more on Wikipedia

City/Town: New Rochelle, New York, USA

Opened: Jan 01 1892

Style: Italianate architecture