KPPC: A Journey Through History

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Building Chart

 

Kings Park Psychiatric Center Building Chart

Building Number

Years

Built

Building Description

 

Building Details

 

Current Status

N/A

1887

Temp. Wooden Building

Temporary Staff House

Demolished

N/A

1887

Temp. Wooden Building

Temporary Female Ward

Demolished

N/A

1887

Temp. Wooden Building

Temporary Male Ward

Demolished

A

1887-1889

Female Cottage 1

Staff House

Demolished

B

1887-1889

Female Cottage 17

Ward 17

Demolished

C

1887-1889

Female Cottage 18

Ward 18

Demolished

D

1887-1889

Female Cottage 19

Ward 19

Demolished

E

1887-1889

Female Cottage 20

Ward 20

Demolished

F

1887-1889

Female Cottage 21

Ward 21

Demolished

G

1887-1889

Female Cottage 22

Ward 22

Demolished

H

1887-1889

Female Cottage 23

Ward 23

Demolished

I

1887-1889

Female Cottage 24

Ward 24

Demolished

J

1890-1892

1st Assistant Physician’s House

Doctor’s House / Renumbered as Building 49

Demolished

N/A

1887-1889

Female Dining Hall / Amusement Hall

Gym / OT / Former Female Dining Hall

Demolished

N/A

1887-1889

2 Bandstands

Near Male & Female Cottages

Demolished

A

1887-1889

Male Cottage 25

Ward 25 / Renumbered as Building 27

Demolished

B

1887-1889

Male Cottage 26

Ward 26 / Renumbered as Building 20

Demolished

C

1887-1889

Male Cottage 27

Ward 27

Demolished

D

1887-1889

Male Cottage 28

Ward 28

Demolished

E

1887-1889

Male Cottage 29

Ward 29

Demolished

F

1887-1889

Doctor’s House

Where Building 93 stands

Demolished

G

1887-1889

Male Staff Cottage

Staff House

Demolished

H

1887-1889

Male Cottage 30

Ward 30

Demolished

I

1887-1889

Male Cottage 31

Ward 31

Demolished

J

1895

Employee Clubhouse

Original Community Store / Renumbered as Building 32

Demolished

N/A

1887-1889

Little Pest House

Small Isolation House

Demolished

N/A

1887-1889

Kitchen & Dining Hall

Near the Male Cottages

Demolished

N/A

1887-1889

Mist House / Hothouse

1st Greenhouse / OT Workshop

Demolished

N/A

1887-1889

Laboratory / Morgue

Original Morgue

Demolished

N/A

1887-1889

Tinsmith / Paint Shop

OT / Relocated to Ward 26

Demolished

N/A

1887-1889

Locksmith

Where Building 93 stands

Demolished

N/A

1887-1889

Superintendent’s House

Renumbered as Building 23

Demolished

N/A

1890s

Safety Department Garage

Replaced by Building 83

Demolished

N/A

1913

Female TB Ward

Original Group 4, Ward 60

Demolished

N/A

1913

Female TB Ward

Original Group 4, Ward 61

Demolished

N/A

1913

Female TB Ward

Original Group 4, Ward 62

Demolished

N/A

1913

Kitchen & Dining Hall

Original Group 4

Demolished

1

1931-1934

Male Reception / RCCA

Group 5, Wards 93-100 / “Residence by the Sound”

Abandoned

2

1919

Female Reception / RCCA / Kitchen & Dining Hall

Group 5, Wards 66-71

Demolished

3

1931-1934

NNPH Administrative Staff Residence

Group 5 / Administration Building

Abandoned

4A-J

1898

See Buildings 111-120

Group 1 Buildings aka “The Group”

Demolished

5

1909-1910

Laundry / Lock Shop / Work Control

Building Planning / OT / Used to store building supplies

Abandoned

1908-1910

2nd Power Plant

Replaced original Power Plant

Demolished

6

1939

Pump Room

Steam Pipe Junction House / Formerly Building 85

Demolished

7

1890-1892

Soap House

Storage / Next to Building 86

Demolished

7

1966-1967

Medical, Surgical, & Morgue

Wards 229-238 / Administration Offices

Abandoned

8

1893-1897

Main Offices / Telephone Switchboard Operators

Building A, Wards 1-4

Demolished

9

1893-1897

Medical & Surgical / Patient Wards

Building B, Wards 5-8

Demolished

10

1893-1897

Patient Wards

Building D, Wards 13-16

Demolished

11

1893-1897

Original Nursing School / Patient Wards

Building C, Wards 9-12

Demolished

12

1895-1897

Kitchen for C & D

Behind Buildings C & D

Demolished

13

?

Unknown

Unknown

?

14

?

Unknown

Unknown

?

15

1939-1941

Continued Care  (Maximum Security Area)

Wards 60-65 / Wisteria House

Abandoned

16

N/A

Continued Treatment (Male & Female Patients)

Meant to replace Group 1 / Never built

N/A

17

1887-1889

Tool House

Storage near Pest House

Demolished

17

N/A

Continued Treatment (Female Patients)

Meant to replace Group 1 / Never built

N/A

18

1939-1941

7-Family Doctors’ Residences

HALI Care

Abandoned

19

1939-1941

7-Family Doctors’ Residences

HALI Program

Abandoned

20

1887-1889

Tinsmith / Paint Shop

OT / Formerly Male Ward 26

Demolished

21

1957-1965

Geriatric / Infirmary

Wards 201-214 / Geriatric Care & Drug Treatment

Abandoned

22

1887-1889

Garage

Where Building 94 stands

Demolished

22

1957-1965

Continued Care / Admissions Building

Wards 215-228 / Temporary placement for patients

Abandoned

23

1887-1889

Steward’s House / Supervisor

Next to the Clubhouse

Demolished

23

1969-1970

Day Treatment / Recreation

Buckman Hall (Bowling Alley, Swimming Pool, Theater, Gym)

Demolished

24

1887-1889

Original Female Cottage 24

Ward 24 / Formerly Female Cottage I

Demolished

25

1887-1889

Pest House

Quarantine Ward

Demolished

26

1887-1889

Original Male Cottage 26

Ward 26

Demolished

27

1887-1889

Original Male Cottage 25

Ward 25

Demolished

27

1921

Reservoir Valve Box Shed

1,500,000 gallon capacity

Demolished

28

1896

Tailor Shop

OT / Replaced Building 38

Demolished

29

1964-1968

Final Power Plant

Still active with power

Abandoned

30

1890s

Lumber Storage

Occupational Therapy

Demolished

31

1926-1929

Bowling Alley

Recreational House

Demolished

32

1895-1896

Employee Clubhouse

Community Store / Formerly Male Cottage J

Demolished

33

1887-1889

Original Laundry Building

Across from Building 123

Demolished

33

1837-1858

Farmer’s Residence

Formerly Building 48A

Demolished

34

1903-1906

Building H / Nurses’ Residences

Dewing Home

Demolished

35

1931-1934

Nursing Students’ Homes

Single Employees’ Home V

Abandoned

36

1931-1934

Nursing Students’ Homes

Nurses’ Home W

Abandoned

37

1931-1934

Non-Medical Employee Home

Home U

Abandoned

38

1890-1892

Original Tailor Shop / Kitchen for A & B / Cannery

Behind Buildings A & B

Demolished

39

1917

Doctor’s Garage

Replaced by Building 91

Demolished

39

1928-1932

Building 73Q / Continued Care

Group 3, Wards 87-92 / Formerly Building 141

Abandoned

40

1932

Children’s Ward / Infirmary

Group 2, Ward 50 / Daycare Center / “Playground by the Sound”

Abandoned

41

1931-1932

Geriatric & Ambulatory Care

Group 4 aka the Quad, Wards 101-108 & 123-128

Abandoned

42

1931-1932

Kitchen & Dining Hall

Group 4 aka the Quad

Abandoned

43

1931-1933

Geriatric Care

Group 4 aka the Quad, Wards 109-122

Abandoned

44

1934-1936

Storehouse / Bakery / Refrigeration Plant

Occupational Therapy

Abandoned

45

1913-1915

Piggery

Dairy Farm / OT

Demolished

45

1957-1960

Water Tower

Replaced Building 27 & Reservoir / Located near Potter’s Field Cemetery

Abandoned

46

1917

Root Cellar

Dairy Farm / OT

Demolished

46

1940-1943

Slaughterhouse

Dairy Farm / OT / Formerly Building 88

Demolished

47

1940-1941

Dairy Barn

Dairy Farm / Replaced Building 46 / OT

Demolished

48

1940-1941

Horse Barns / Grounds Department Storage

Dairy Farm / OT

Demolished

48A

1837-1858

Head Farmer’s House / Assistant Steward’s House

Located on Route 25A / Renumbered as Building 33

Demolished

49

1890-1892

Medical Director’s House

Formerly Female Cottage J

Demolished

50

1890-1892

Kitchen / Storage House

Dining Room T

Demolished

51

1890-1892

Cold Storage House

Occupational Therapy

Demolished

52

1890-1892

Former Bakery / School

School for employees’ children

Demolished

53

1930

Sewage Pump House

Screen House

Abandoned

54A-C

1912-1915

See Buildings 122-124

Group 2 Buildings

Abandoned

55

1920

Boat House

Marina

Demolished

56

1890-1915

Assistant Steward’s Residence

Located next to Building 58

Demolished

56

1972-1973

Community Store

Cafe 56 / Community Store

Demolished

57

1911

Electrical & Plumbing Shops

Maintenance Stores / OT

Abandoned

58

1890-1892

Food Storage

Sauerkraut / Pickle / Ice House

Demolished

59

1890-1892

1st Power Plant / Ice Plant / OT Workshops / Medical Archive

OT / Later used as Medical Records Storage Archives

Abandoned

59

1890-1892

Boiler House

Smokestack for Building 59

Demolished

59

1947

Engine Room / OT Workshops / Medical Archive

A replacement structure added to Building 59

Abandoned

N/A

1956

Main Library

Annex to Building 59 / Between Buildings 59 & 61

Demolished

60

1890-1892

Original Water Pumping Station / OT Workshops

Occupational Therapy  (Masonry & Furniture)

Abandoned

61

1890-1892

Truck Barn / Shed

Occupational Therapy

Demolished

62

1890-1892

Wagon Shed / Stable

Occupational Therapy

Demolished

62

1939-1941

Truck Garage

Occupational Therapy

Active

N/A

2009

2 Storage Sheds

Located behind Building 62 / Built for Department of Parks

Active

63

1912-1915

Wagon Shed

Storage Shed / OT

Demolished

64

1912-1915

Garage

Storage

Demolished

65

1939-1941

Propagation House

3rd Greenhouse / OT

Active

66

1935-1939

Sewage Plant

Replaced by a new building in 2004

Demolished

67

1898

Superintendent’s House

Replaced by new Building 67

Demolished

67

1939-1940

Senior Director’s House

Residence

Abandoned

68

1890-1892

Garage

Originally a shed

Demolished

68

1939-1940

Covered Outdoor Structure

Formerly a Garage

Abandoned

69

1922

Propagating House

2nd Greenhouse / OT

Demolished

70

1922

Sewage Hot Beds

Near Senior Director’s Mansion

Demolished

71

1898-1922

Hennery

Near Senior Director’s Mansion

Demolished

71

1928

6-Car Staff Garage

Behind Building 135

Demolished

72 

1925

Tool House

Near Senior Director’s Mansion

Demolished

73A-W

1910-1928

See Buildings 125-147

VMHU (Including Group 3)

Abandoned

74

1890-1892

Master Mechanic’s House

Voluntary LIFE

Demolished

75

1938

Staff Residence Garage

Storage / Currently used as a residential garage

Active - Rezoned

76

1938

Staff Residence Garage for Building 74

FOD Program

Active - Rezoned

77

1890-1892

Chief Engineer’s House

FOD Program

Demolished

78

1890-1892

2-Family Staff House

The White House

Demolished

79

1938

Garage

Storage Shed

Demolished

80

1928-1932

Assembly Hall / Community Store

York Hall (shows, plays, concerts, Synagogue) / OT

Abandoned

81A-E

1924-1925

Doctor’s Cottages 1-5

Replaced original Female Cottages / Renumbered as Buildings 95-99

Abandoned

81

1940-1941

Chemical Feed House

Dairy Farm / OT

Demolished

82

1928-1930

Mortuary / Laboratory

Converted to a Nurses’ Lounge

Demolished

83

1924-1925

Firehouse & OMH Police / Grounds Keeping Storage

Used as storage by Nissequogue River State Park

Active

84

1924-1925

Boiler House

Incinerator for 2nd Power Plant

Demolished

84A-E

1958

Water Wells 1-2, 4-5, 7-8

Replaced Building 84 / Located around the Power Plant area

Abandoned

85

1939

Pump House

Renumbered as Building 6

Abandoned

86

1887-1890

Blacksmith Shop

Occupational Therapy

Demolished

86

1924-1925

Blacksmith Shop / Oil House

Occupational Therapy

Demolished

87

1940-1941

Piggery

Annex to the Piggery / OT

Abandoned

88

1940-1943

Slaughterhouse

Dairy Farm / OT / Renumbered as Building 46

Demolished

89

1955

Comfort Station

Bathroom for Tiffany Field

Abandoned

90

1915-1917 / 1923

Business Offices

Macy Hall / Nursing School / Wings added in 1923

Abandoned

91

1931

6-Car Staff Garage for Building 90

Replaced original Building 39 / Used by Macy Hall

Abandoned

92

1924

Grandstand

Located in Tiffany Field

Demolished

93

1939-1941

Ambulatory Geriatric Infirmary / Drug Treatment

Wards 17-38 / Replaced original Male Cottages

Abandoned

94

1953-1957

Laundry Building / Storage

OT / Replaced Building 5

Abandoned

94

1957

Geriatric / Infirmary

Original Number for 21

Abandoned

95

1924-1925

Staff Doctor’s Cottage #1

Near St. Johnland Rd.

Abandoned

95

1957

Continued Care / Admissions

Original Number for 22

Abandoned

96

1924-1925

Staff Doctor’s Cottage #2

Near St. Johnland Rd.

Abandoned

96

1966

Medical, Surgical, & Morgue

Administration Offices / Original Number for 7

Abandoned

97

1924-1925

Staff Doctor’s Cottage #3

Near St. Johnland Rd.

Abandoned

97

1970

Day Treatment / Recreation

Buckman Hall / Original Number for 23

Demolished

98

1924-1925

Staff Doctor’s Cottage #4

Located on 4th St

Abandoned

99

1924-1925

Staff Doctor’s Cottage #5

Located on 4th St.

Abandoned

100

1950-1952

Staff Cottage #18

Near St. Johnland Rd.

Abandoned

101

1950-1952

Staff Cottage #19

Near St. Johnland Rd.

Abandoned

102

N/A

Staff Cottage #20

Never built

N/A

103

1913-1915

 Building 45?

Renumbered Farm Building?

Demolished

104

1917

 Building 46?

Renumbered Farm Building?

Demolished

105

1940-1941

Building 47?

Renumbered Farm Building?

Demolished

106

1940-1941

Building 48?

Renumbered Farm Building?

Abandoned

107

1837-1858

Building 48A?

Renumbered Farm Building?

Demolished

108

1940-1941

Building 81?

Renumbered Farm Building?

Demolished

109

1941

Building 87?

Renumbered Farm Building?

Demolished

110

1942-1943

Building 88?

Renumbered Farm Building?

Abandoned

111

1898

Building 4A / Administration

Group 1 / Main Offices

Demolished

112

1898

Building 4B

Group 1, Female Ward 41

Demolished

113

1898

Building 4C

Group 1, Female Ward 42

Demolished

114

1898

Building 4D

Group 1, Female Ward 43

Demolished

115

1898

Building 4E

Group 1, Female Ward 44

Demolished

116

1898

Building 4F / Dining Hall

Group 1, Female Ward 45

Demolished

117

1898

Building 4G / Kitchen

Group 1

Demolished

118

1898

Building 4H

Group 1, Ward 47

Demolished

119

1898

Building 4I

Group 1, Ward 48

Demolished

120

1898

Building 4J

Group 1, Ward 49

Demolished

121

1898

St. Joseph’s Church / Rectory

Prayer Mass / OT

Demolished

122

1912-1915 /

1926

Building 54A / Female Patient Wards

Group 2 – Cottage 1, Wards 51 & 52 / Octagon added in 1926

Demolished

123

1912-1915

Building 54B / Kitchen & Dining Hall

Group 2

Demolished

124

1912-1915

Building 54C / Male Patient Wards

Group 2 – Cottage 2, Wards 53 & 54

Demolished

125

1925-1926

Building 73A / Administration Office

VMHU / Nissequogue River State Park Offices / Museum

Active

126

1925-1926

Building 73B / 4 Family Staff Residence

VMHU

Abandoned

127

1925-1926

Building 73C / 4 Family Staff Residences

VMHU

Abandoned

128

1925-1926

Building 73D

VMHU

Abandoned

129

1925-1926

Building 73E

VMHU

Abandoned

130

1925-1926

Building 73F / Staff Cottage F

VMHU / Doctor’s Home

Abandoned

131

1925-1926

Building 73G / Staff Cottage G

VMHU / Doctor’s Home

Abandoned

132

1925-1926

 Building 73H / Staff Cottage H

VMHU / Doctor’s Home

Abandoned

133

1925-1926

Building 73I / Staff Cottage I

VMHU / Doctor’s Home

Abandoned

134

1925-1926

Building 73J / Staff Cottage J

VMHU / Doctor’s Home

Abandoned

135

1925-1929

Building 73K / Self Support

VMHU / Wards 85 & 86 / Convalescence Patient Building

Abandoned

136

1925-1929

Building 73L / Medical Support

VMHU  / Wards 72-80

Abandoned

137

1910-1912 / 1926

Building 73M / Group 3 Kitchen & Dining Hall

VMHU / Group 3 / Extensions added in 1926

Abandoned

138

1925

Building 73N / Continued Care

VMHU / Wards 81-84

Abandoned

139

1925

Building 73O / Kitchen D & Dining Hall

VMHU / Kitchen O

Abandoned

140

1925

Building 73P / Crisis Residence

VMHU / Ward 140 / Isolation Building / CSEA Office

Abandoned

141

1928-1932

Building 73Q

VMHU / Renumbered as Building 39

Abandoned

142

1925

Building 73R / Staff Residence

VMHU / Later used for Elderly Care

Abandoned

143

1910-1912 / 1926

Building 73S / Patient Wards

VMHU / Group 3, Wards 55 & 56 / Octagon added in 1926

Demolished

144

1928

Building 73T / Staff Residence

VMHU / Home T for Attendants

Abandoned

145

N/A

Building 73U / Kitchen & Dining Hall

VMHU / Never built

N/A

146

N/A

Building 73V

VMHU / Never built

N/A

147

1910-1912 /

1926

Building 73W / Patient Wards

VMHU / Group 3, Wards 57 & 58 / Octagon added in 1926

Demolished

148

N/A

N/A

Never built

N/A

149

N/A

N/A

Never built

N/A

150

1987-1988

Community Residence East

SOCR

Active

151

1987-1988

Community Residence West

SOCR

Active

N/A

1990-1992

Sand Pyramid

Storage hut near Building 5 / Built for Grounds Maintenance

Demolished

N/A

1966-1967

Barge Clubhouse

Yacht Club near the Canal

Demolished

Building Chart Key

 

CSEA – Civil Service Employees Association

FOD – Fatty Oxidation Disorder

HALI – Hands Across Long Island

LIFE – Life and Health Insurance Foundation for Education

OMH – Office of Mental Health

OT – Occupational Therapy

RCCA – Residential Care Center for Adults

SOCR – State Operated Community Residence

VHMU – Veterans’ Hospital Memorial Unit

 

NOTE: There are some structures that I was unable to ascertain an exact building date. There are also a few numbers I could not find any information on whatsoever. I took an educated guess based on my research as to the possible renumbering of the farm buildings to Buildings 103-110.