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| Institution Name: Manhattanville College |
Original/Historic Place Name: Gatehouse
Location on Campus: at main entrance to campus
Date(s) of Construction and Designer(s):
Type of Place: Individual building
|ca. 1860s?||original construction Unknown |
|Walls: stone; wood|
|Roof: shingle, slate|
| || Function: |
|ca. 1860||other (gatehouse)|
|ca. 2005||private residence (faculty member residence)|
Landmark designation: Narrative: see below
References: see below
Part of the original group of buildings on Ophir Farm estate, the Gatehouse has the mansard roof that was also a feature of the original Ophir Castle built by Ben Holladay, which burned in 1888.
|I. Bibliographic sources: |
Selected original estate plans in architectural collections. Blueprints. Archives, Manhattanville College, Purchase, NY.
|II. Location of other data: |
|University: Library, Special Collections, Unknown |
—details: Director of Community Relations.