DuPont-Guest Estate


DuPont-Guest Estate
DuPont-Guest Estate
DuPont-Guest Estate is located in New York
Location: South side of Northern Blvd. between Cotillion Ct. & DuPont Ct., Brookville, New York
Coordinates: 40°48′32.31″N 73°36′53.23″W / 40.808975°N 73.6147861°W / 40.808975; -73.6147861Coordinates: 40°48′32.31″N 73°36′53.23″W / 40.808975°N 73.6147861°W / 40.808975; -73.6147861
Area: 44.24 acres (17.90 ha)
Built: 1916
Architect: Carrère and Hastings
Architectural style: Georgian Revival
Governing body: Local
NRHP Reference#: 09001084[1]
Added to NRHP: December 11, 2009

DuPont-Guest Estate, now known as the DeSeversky Center of New York Institute of Technology's Old Westbury campus, is a historic estate located at Brookville in Nassau County, New York. It consists of the residence, surrounding landscaping, and garage. It was originally built by Alfred I. du Pont between 1916 and 1918 and is in the Georgian Revival style. It was designed by the noted architectural firm Carrère and Hastings. The residence is two stories, plus a basement level, with a red brick facade, white marble and limestone embellishments and a gabled, slate roof.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2009.[1]

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