Peter A. Blauvelt House

Peter A. Blauvelt House (HM5HB)

Location: Norwood, NJ 07648 Bergen County
Country: United States of America

N 40° 59.894', W 73° 57.739'

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Built about 1890 in the High Victorian style of architecture when Norwood was part of old Harrington Township. Blauvelt was an undertaker and erected the building as a residence. In 1922 it became the home of Charles S. Gray who served as Mayor of Norwood for two terms. Purchased in 1946 by Walter H. and Alice H. Jones who restored the house and grounds. Mr. Jones was a New Jersey State Assemblyman and Senator.
Sponsored by Mrs. Walter H. Jones, 1987
HM NumberHM5HB
Series This marker is part of the New Jersey: Bergen County Historical Society series
Marker Number92
Year Placed1987
Placed ByBergen County Historical Society
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, September 5th, 2014 at 2:43pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 587273 N 4539079
Decimal Degrees40.99823333, -73.96231667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 59.894', W 73° 57.739'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 59' 53.64" N, 73° 57' 44.34" W
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Area Code(s)201
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 234-238 Tappan Rd, Norwood NJ 07648, US
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