“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Tenafly in Bergen County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)

Everett – Dunn House

Everett – Dunn House Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Bill Coughlin, April 30, 2008
1. Everett – Dunn House Marker
Inscription. Built about 1867 for the Charles J. Everett family, this house was designed by famous architect Richard Morris Hunt in the Swiss Chalet style. Everett was noted as an inventor. In 1919 it became the home of Harvey Dunn, a prominent artist whose studio was nearby. Both Everett and Dunn were active in Tenafly civic affairs. The house has been enlarged and remodeled over the years.
Erected by Bergen County Historical Society. (Marker Number 115.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the New Jersey, Bergen County Historical Society marker series.
Location. 40° 55.382′ N, 73° 57.406′ W. Marker is in Tenafly, New Jersey, in Bergen County. Marker is on Forest Road, on the left when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 20 Forest Road, Tenafly NJ 07670, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Tenafly Railroad Station (approx. 0.4 miles away); Roelof Westervelt House (approx. 0.6 miles away); British & Hessian Invasion (approx. 0.6 miles away); Capít John Huylerís Farm (approx. 0.9 miles away); The Christie-Parsels House
Everett – Dunn House Marker on Forest Road Photo, Click for full size
By Bill Coughlin, April 30, 2008
2. Everett – Dunn House Marker on Forest Road
(approx. one mile away); Huylerís Landing Road (approx. one mile away); English Neighborhood Union School (approx. 1.1 miles away); Brookside Chapel (approx. 1.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Tenafly.
Also see . . .
1. Bergen County Historical Society. (Submitted on April 30, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
2. Richard Morris Hunt. (Submitted on April 30, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
Categories. Notable BuildingsNotable Persons
Everett – Dunn House Photo, Click for full size
By Bill Coughlin, April 30, 2008
3. Everett – Dunn House
Richard Morris Hunt, the architect who designed the Everett-Dunn House, is considered one of the fathers of American architecture.
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,793 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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