Pieter Claesen Wyckoff House

STATUS Designated Individual Landmark

5816 Clarendon Road

ARCHITECT: Unknown

DATE: circa 1652

STYLE: Dutch Colonial

Brooklyn Dutch Colonial East Flatbush

Designated October 14, 1965

The Pieter Claesen Wyckoff House, in the Flatlands section of Brooklyn, is the oldest building in New York State and one of the oldest wooden structures in the country. The west wing was built circa 1652, with the main section added around 1740

*Photo- Frank Cousins Collection, NYC Design Commission; June 13, 1913

STATUS Designated Individual Landmark

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