Old Tappan in Bergen County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Teunis Haring House
Erected about 1810 on the site of an earlier house, the brick and sandstone center section is Dutch Colonial style, with wings added c. 1820-1875. It was the homestead of Teunis Haring, a farmer and Chosen Freeholder of Bergen County. Later owned by son John T. Haring, also a Freeholder, it was occupied by the family for 100 years. Silent motion pictures were produced here about the time of World War I; later it was the “300 House” tavern.
Erected by Bergen County Historical Society. (Marker Number 96.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the New Jersey, Bergen County Historical Society marker series.
Location. 41° 1.234′ N, 73° 58.051′ W. Marker is in Old Tappan, New Jersey, in Bergen County. Marker is at the intersection of Old Tappan Road and Orangeburgh Road, on the right when traveling west on Old Tappan Road. Touch for map. Marker is obscured by pine trees in front of the house. Marker is at or near this postal address: 70 Old Tappan Road, Westwood NJ 07675, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Hickory Hill Cooperative (approx. half a mile away in New York); Haring - DeWolf House André Monument (approx. 0.7 miles away in New York); Andre Monument (approx. 0.7 miles away in New York); The Manse (approx. one mile away in New York); The Old ‘76 House (approx. one mile away in New York); Tappan World War I Memorial (approx. one mile away in New York); The First Courthouse (approx. one mile away in New York).
Also see . . . Bergen County Historical Society. (Submitted on June 27, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
Categories. • Notable Buildings •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 27, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 397 times since then and 38 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on June 27, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.