“Why so large a cost, having so short a lease, does thou upon your fading mansion spend?”
Cordts Mansion is a historic home located at Kingston, Ulster County, New York, USA. It is an impressive, three story Second Empire style residence built in 1873 for a prominent brick merchant and manufacturer John A. Cordts. It features a centered tower, slate sloping concave mansard roof with headed dormer windows, iron roof cresting, a columned front porch verandah, and a bay windows.
It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2007