Historic Resources Survey

Village of Fayetteville
Town of Manlius, Onondaga County, New York

Funding provided by the following:
Certified Local Government Grant Program
The activity that is the subject of this survey report has been financed in
part with Federal funds from the National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior.*
Preserve New York
Preserve New York is a signature grant program of the New York State Council on the Arts and the
Preservation League of New York State.  Preserve New York is made possible with the support of
Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.

Prepared by Jessie A. Ravage
Preservation Consultant
34 Delaware Street
Cooperstown, New York 13326
30 September 2018

*This program receives Federal financial assistance for identification and protection of historic properties. Under Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, and the Age Discrimination Act of 1975, as amended, the U.S. Department of the Interior prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, national origin, disability, or age in its federally assisted programs. If you believe you have been discriminated against in any program, activity, or facility as described above, or if you desire further information, please write to: Office of Equal Opportunity National Park Service, 1849 C Street N.W., Washington, D.C. 20240.

Memo Appended to Final Reconnaissance Survey Report [April 2019]

Reconnaissance Level Historic Resources Survey Full Document

Table of Contents

Description of Existing Conditions5
Physical and geopolitical setting5
Spatial organization5
Circulation systems and settlement patterns6
Historic period architecture (ca.1792–1948)13
Postwar architecture (ca.1948–70)13
Historical and Architectural Overview17
Settlement Period (1792–ca.1830)17
Erie Canal Village (ca.1830–1849)20
Hydraulic Village (1850–1898)24
Early Syracuse Commuter Suburb (1898–1944)32
Postwar Suburb (1945–1970)39
Assessment of Historic Integrity and Recommendations45


  1. Key map and list of properties reviewed:
    Resource Survey Overview Map
    Map of NE quadrant
    Map of NW quadrant
    Map of SE quadrant
    Map of SW quadrant
  2. Photographs of representation streetscapes in areas of Fayetteville developed before 1948
  3. Review of subdivisions
  4. Historic maps (1834, 1849, 1860, 1874, 1885, 1892, 1898, 1904, 1909, 1927, 1943, 1948)