Sayville in Suffolk County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Percy Williams Cottage (1901)
This wood structure was located in East Islip on the grounds of Pineacres, the estate of Percy Williams (1857-1923) a medicine man, comedy star, land developer, vaudeville theater owner, and philanthropist. Pineacres had 48 wooded acres on the shoreline of Champlainís Creek, a large, tutor style main house and many smaller buildings on the property such as this, which had various uses.
Location. 40° 44.928′ N, 73° 4.116′ W. Marker is in Sayville, New York, in Suffolk County. Marker can be reached from Broadway Ave. south of Montauk Hwy, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is located at the Islip Grange. Marker is at or near this postal address: 10 Broadway Ave., Sayville NY 11782, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Carriage Shed (a few steps from this marker); Tuthill Case House (1850) (within shouting distance of this marker); American Farm Windmill (within shouting distance of this marker); Ockerís Barns and Outbuildings (within shouting distance of this marker); Robinson Cottage (1926) (within shouting distance of this marker); Town of Islip Grange (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Sayville War Memorial (approx. 1.1 miles away); Corporal Francis V. Todarello (approx. 3.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Sayville.
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