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Y/M/D Person Association Description Composition Food Event
Y/M/D Person Association Description Composition Food Event
1896/00/00 Richmond Cottage is built in 1896 by engineer, SH Richmond, as his home, it has undergone many transformations.
1900/04/07 Henry Flagler Guest SH Richmond's wife, Edith, opens a rustic hunting lodge catering to local residents and railroad executives who are coming to Dade County to extend the East Coast Railway. Guest of the Richmond Cottage Inn include Henry Morrison Flagler and James Ingrahm.
1922/00/00 Charles Deering Home Charles Deering House, built between 1916 and 1922, is a fine example of Mediterranean Revival architecture.
1922/00/00 Phineas E Paist Architect Charles Deering House, built between 1916 and 1922, is a fine example of Mediterranean Revival architecture.
1922/00/00 Charles Deering Home Charles Deering buys lots in the town of Cutler from 1914 to 1920. In 1916 he bought the Richmond Cottage, moving-in in 1922. The short-lived town of Cutler was assimilated by the Deering Estate, owners were bought out and the buildings were razed.
1927/02/05 Charles Deering Died Charles Deering dies on February 5, 1927, at his Cutler home.
1975/00/00 In 1979 asinkholeon the Deering Estate reveals bones ofPleistoceneanimals associated with bones and artifacts ofearly humans.
1992/08/24 Hurricane Andrew, with winds over 170 mph (270 kmh) ravages the Deering Estate. Water more than 16 feet (4.9 m) above sea level floods the property, lifting the Richmond Cottage off its foundation.
1999/00/00 After a seven year, $7.2 million dollars restoration, the Deering Estate reopens to the public.

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Particulars for Charles Deering Estate:
Area of Significance Architecture
Criteria Architecture-Engineering
Historic Use Cemetery
Area of Significance Exploration-settlement
Sight Category Historic District
Criteria Historic Event
Historic Use Hotel
Criteria Information Potential
Area of Significance Landscape Architecture
Architectural Style Late 19th and 20th century revivals
Architectural Style Mediterranean Revival
Area of Significance Prehistoric
Historic Use Road-related
Historic Use Secondary structure
Historic Use Single dwelling
Owner State
Cultural Affiliation Tequesta
Historic Use Village site
Historic Use Water-related



US National Registry of Historic Places Data »

Accurate at time of registration: 11th March 1986

PLACE DETAILS
Registry Name: Deering, Charles, Estate
Registry Address: S.W. One Hundred Sixty-seventh St. and Old Cutler Rd.
Registry Number: 86000325
Resource Type: District
Owner: State
Architect: Paist,Phineus E.
Architectural Style: Late 19th and 20th century revivals, No style listed, Other
Attribute: Mediterranean
Area in Acres: 368
Contributing Buildings: 6
Contributing Sites: 2
Contributing Structures: 3
Certification: Listed in the National Register
CULTURAL DETAILS
Level of Significance: Local
Area of Significance: Prehistoric, Landscape architecture, Exploration-settlement, Architecture
Applicable Criteria: Event, Architecture-Engineering, Information Potential
Cultural Affiliation: Tequesta
Period of Significance: 1499-1000 AD, 1000-500 AD, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Significant Year: 1896, 1918, c 1922
Historic Function: Domestic, Transportation, Funerary
Historic Sub-Function: Village site, Water-related, Cemetery, Single dwelling, Hotel, Road-related, Secondary structure
Current Function: Landscape
Current Sub-Function: Park Conservation area

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