Chesterwood (NRIS 66000652)

Address: 2 mi. W of Stockbridge, Stockbridge, Massachusetts. County/parish: Berkshire.

5 contributing buildings.

Added to the National Register of Historic Places October 15, 1966.

Also known as:

  • Daniel Chester French House and Studio

From Wikipedia:

Chesterwood (Massachusetts)

Chesterwood was the summer estate and studio of American sculptor Daniel Chester French (1850–1931) located at 4 Williamsville Road in Stockbridge, Massachusetts. Most of French's originally 150-acre (61 ha) estate is now owned by the National Trust for Historic Preservation, which operates the property as a museum and sculpture garden. The property was designated a National Historic Landmark in 1965 in recognition of French's importance in American sculpture.

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Architects:

  • Bacon, Henry
  • French, Daniel Chester

Architectural styles:

  • Colonial Revival
  • Other

Significant persons associated with this site:

  • French, Daniel Chester

National Park Service documentation: https://npgallery.nps.gov/AssetDetail/NRIS/66000652

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