Pittsford, NY

This is a listing of some of the Don Hershey homes in Pittsford, NY. It includes information such as the year it was built, the name of the original owner and other descriptive information. In some instances, there is a link to photos of the home. Just click on the “Photos” link for that home. This is a work in progress so by no means a complete listing. If you know of other homes that belong on this list, please comment here.

548 Allens Creek Road
1940
Frederick J. Pfluke and his wife Louise E.
Two story wood frame dwelling with 3.5 baths, 4 bedrooms, 3 fireplaces and a garage. It contains approx. 2719 sfla and is situated on .74 acres.
Fred. Pfluke was a gas engineer by profession.

835 Allens Creek Road
1949
Dr. Silas F. Scinta and his wife Anne M.
Medina stone, Rayduct floor, 2.5 baths, 4 bdrms, 2940 sq ft
Received Blue Ribbon award
Photo

Alpine Drive (2 houses?)

6 Cavan Way
1969
A beautiful wrap around deck overlooking more than 4 acres
Photos and more info

3330 Clover Street
1953
Dr. Robert W. Atkins
On left between Lehigh Station Rd and Graywood Lane. 3685 sq ft and 10.5 acres.  Received Honorable Award.

81 Country Club Drive
1957
Walter Schmid
Jim Erdle was the builder
Cedar exterior and butternut wood in interior, backs up to Irondequoit Country Club golf course
(Photos were provided by Veronica Mecca-Dahle.)
Photos

25 Country Club Drive
1954
Jack Frank
Added on some bedrooms and bathrooms to the original Hershey-designed home. (Hershey’s 1979 notes say “Stern bought Jack Frank’s house”)
Photos

French Road
Clear characteristics of Hershey design, such as the one near the northwest corner of Monroe Avenue across from Pittsford Plaza. It, like some others have been hemmed in by development that was certainly not anticipated.

174 Golf Avenue
1950-1951
Glenn and Norma Mentch
Passive solar, radiant heat (next door home #170 Golf is designed by Thomas Boyde Jr., one of Rochester’s first black architects)
Hershey designed the Mentch’s first home at 80 Wisner Road in Irondequoit before designing their new home at 174 Golf Avenue.
Photos

Harrington Drive
1940
Gail Stamphlle (Stamfli?)
Plans

42 Harwood Lane
1940
George Fraley
On a 2 acre lot. (House on market in August 2014 for $425,000. Sold 12/14 for $390,000)
Photos

40 Long Meadow Circle
1938-1939
Byron Morgan
New house office
Photos

Long Meadow Circle (Drive in Don’s notes?)
1949
James E. Luvalle
Indicated by XX by Hershey (probably refers to prestigious clients he rated between 1 and 3 X’s) – Rayduct floor, Lot 29-B of Long Meadow subdivision

Long Meadow Circle
1950
Wyatt Brummit

Long Meadow Circle
1952
Dave Will & Phil Will

25 Parker Drive
1950
Robert E. Wright (same Wright as LaSalle Parkway homes?)

44 Parker Drive
1950-51
Robert Brown
Was most recently occupied by Jeffrey Owen Jones, Bob Dylans’ Mr. Jones from his song Ballad of a Thin Man – “Because something is happening here/But you don’t know what it is/Do you, Mister Jones?” Read Jones’ obituary by Democrat& Chronicle’s Jeff Spevak here.  Read NME’s obituary here.
Home featured in Quality Budget Houses (1954)
Photos

6 San Rafael Drive
1963
Dr. Louis (or David and Jeanette) Goldstein
(David and Jeanette Goldstein got mortgage in 1963.)
Fence & pond

25 San Rafael Drive
1963
Bernard (Buz) & Barbara Frank
The Franks hired Hershey to design a house for the lot they owned on Sandringham, but ditched that plan when they found and bought the lot on San Rafael.
Photos and more information
Real estate listing

28 San Rafael Drive
1962
Victor & Janet Salitan
Lot 19
Alteration and addition

San Rafael Drive
Silverstein?

2 Stoney Clover Lane
1966
Mylin (Duke?) Cramer
Built-in pool. 3 acre lot, 3000 sq ft.
View photos and a video tour

17 Stoney Clover Lane
1958
Dr. J.B. (Barry) Hanshaw
Part stone. Pool, 3,07 acre lot, 4410 sq ft.
Photos

18 Stoney Clover Lane
1967
Linda and Malcom Irving Glazer
Stone or part stone
One of Hershey’s favorites. 2 acre lot, 5024 sq ft.
Marked with 3 stars by Hershey in his notes.
Photos

14? Stoney Clover Lane
1958
(Dr.?) Robert Dickerson
(Alteration to home)