Vernooy--Bevier Stone House and Barns (NRIS 100002365)
7075 US 209,
New York. County/parish: Ulster.
Added to the National Register of Historic Places
April 30, 2018.
- Benson House (Wading River, New York)
- The Benson House, listed on the National Register of Historic Places as the Wading River Radio Station, is a three-story, red-shingled wood-frame home in Wading River, New York, situated on the North Shore of Long Island, on a 150-foot-high (46 m) bluff overlooking Long Island Sound. From 1942 until 1945 it housed an important World War II counterintelligence operation, designed to deceive Germany and Japan about Allied war plans.
In 2018 New York's Historic Preservation Board nominated it to the National Register; it was listed later that year. (read more...)
National Park Service documentation: https://npgallery.nps.gov/AssetDetail/NRIS/100002365