A listing and gallery of abandoned residences in the United States.

Kentucky

Burton Pike Residence

Burton Pike Residence

The Burton Pike residence is located along Burton Pike in Scott County, Kentucky and was constructed prior to the Civil War. The four bay-wide house features pegged windows, a Greek Revival-era porch, built-in bookcases, recessed windows and separate staircases to unconnected second-story rooms.

  • Location: Scott County, Kentucky
  • Status: Abandoned

David Snowden House

David Snowden House

The David Snowden House, located in Lee County, Kentucky, was constructed in 1825 by David Snowden Jr.

  • Location: Lee County, Kentucky
  • Status: Abandoned

Duncan Hall

Duncan Hall

Duncan Hall is a burned residence once owned by Major Green Duncan along Springfield south of Bloomfield, Kentucky.

  • Location: Bloomfield, Kentucky
  • Status: Abandoned

Fisher-Byington House

Fisher-Byington House

The Fisher-Byington House was an antebellum residence in Danville, Kentucky, constructed by Robert Russell, Jr. circa 1845. It was named after two of its more prominent residents.

  • Location: Danville, Kentucky
  • Status: Demolished

Garred House

Garred House

Known as “the most commodious stone house in the Sandy Valley,” the residence, along with a burial vault and a chapel, were listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

  • Location: Lawrence County, Kentucky
  • Status: Demolished

James K. Duke House

James K. Duke House

The James K. Duke House is an antebellum, 11-room brick house originally constructed circa 1792 in Scott County, Kentucky.

  • Location: Scott County, Kentucky
  • Status: Abandoned

Waveland

Waveland

Waveland, located in Danville, Kentucky, is the ancestral home of the Green family and was constructed between 1797 and 1800 by Willis Green.

  • Location: Danville, Kentucky
  • Status: Abandoned

William Tarr House

William Tarr House

The William Tarr House, the homestead of A.J. Hitt and William Tarr, is an abandoned antebellum near Millersburg, Kentucky.

  • Location: Millersburg, Kentucky
  • Status: Abandoned

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Abel Gabbard Residence

The Abel Gabbard Residence was constructed at Sand Gap in Jackson County, Kentucky in 1890. Abel B. Gabbard, Sr. was born on February 1, 1861 in nearby Booneville and died on January 27, 1952.

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Maryland

Along Devils Half Acre Road west of Keysers Ridge.

Along Cove Road at Little Glade Farm at Winding Ridge.

Michigan

Lee Plaza

Lee Plaza

Lee Plaza, an abandoned apartment building, is located in Detroit, Michigan. It is listed as state historic site and is on the National Register of Historic Places, with its architecture an excellent representation of Art Deco from the 1920’s. During its heyday, the complex was known for its catch phrase: “You will never miss your home when you stay at the Lee Plaza.”

  • Location: Detroit, Michigan
  • Status: Abandoned

New York

Catskills Pharmacy and Apartment

Catskills Pharmacy and Apartment

A long vacant pharmacy with upper level apartments are located in the Catskill Mountains of New York.

  • Location: New York
  • Status: Abandoned

Kenoza House

Kenoza House

The empty Kenoza House is a closed 36-room boarding house set among 55 acres of rolling farmland and woods in New York. It offered 29 bedrooms to those seeking a holiday from New York City. Located on the former Quirk homestead, it opened circa 1907 by John W. Armbrust.

  • Location: New York
  • Status: Closed

Stony Clove Boarding House

Stone Clove Boarding House

The Stone Clove Boarding House is an abandoned tourist boarding house in the Catskill Mountains of New York.

  • Location: New York
  • Status: Abandoned

Welch’s Kenosha Dell House

Welch’s Kenosha Dell House

Welch’s Kenosha Dell House is an abandoned tourist boarding house in the Catskill Mountains of New York.

  • Location: New York
  • Status: Abandoned

Yeager Estate

Yeager Estate

The Yeager Estate is a historic mansion in the Catskill Mountains of New York.

  • Location: New York
  • Status: Abandoned

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Cherry Valley House

Richfield Springs House

Romesky House

Other

Ohio

Columbiana County Infirmary

Columbiana County Infirmary

The Columbiana County Infirmary, for the aged and disabled indigent, was located in Columbiana County, Ohio.

  • Location: Columbiana County, Ohio
  • Status: Demolished

Gamble House

Gamble House

The Gamble House was located at 2918 Werk Road in the Westwood neighborhood of Cincinnati, Ohio. It was the home of James Norris Gamble, an inventor, humanitarian and son of Proctor & Gamble’s co-founder.

  • Location: Cincinnati, Ohio
  • Status: Demolished

Warren County Orphan Asylum and Children's Home

Warren County Orphan Asylum & Childrens Home

The Warren County Orphan Asylum and Children’s Home was located along Shakertown Pike west of Lebanon, Ohio. It was later known as the Mary Haven Home for Boys.

  • Location: Lebanon, Ohio
  • Status: Demolished

Youngstown Sheet and Tube Company Housing

Youngstown Sheet and Tube Company Housing

The Youngstown Sheet and Tube Company (YS&T) offered affordable company housing in Campbell, Ohio. Many of the original concrete townhomes are abandoned while others are being renovated.

  • Location: Campbell, Ohio
  • Status: Active, Abandoned

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Frye House

The Frye House was located near Glendale in Lawrence County, Ohio.

Ripley Residence

A vintage house stocked with furnishings and a Lincoln Continental was located near Ripley, Ohio.

Other

Pennsylvania

1814-20 Chateau Street

1814-1820 Chateau Street

Several circa 1860-79 residences were formerly located at 1814-20 Chateau Street at Warner Street in the Manchester neighborhood of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

  • Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • Status: Demolished

Lincoln Way

Lincoln Way

Located across from U.S. Steel’s Clairton Works, Lincoln Way is an abandoned street in Clairton, Pennsylvania that contains 16 residences, all emptied between the 1970’s and 2009.

  • Location: Clairton, Pennsylvania
  • Status: Abandoned

Old Hickory

Old Hickory

Old Hickory is circa 1880 Italianate residence in Coudersport, Pennsylvania. The house, once lavishly outfitted inside and outside, was later used as The Old Hickory, an inn and tavern.

  • Location: Coudersport, Pennsylvania
  • Status: Under Renovations

Wheeler-Knight House

Wheeler-Knight House

The historic Wheeler-Knight House is located along the National Pike in Centerville, Pennsylvania.

  • Location: Centerville, Pennsylvania
  • Status: Abandoned

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900 Park Street, Mckeesport

607 Shaw Avenue, McKeesport

Other

Vermont

West Virginia