Edward B. Seymour House

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Edward B. Seymour House
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Edward B. Seymour House, March 2010
Edward B. Seymour House is located in Pennsylvania
Edward B. Seymour House
Location 260 W. Johnson St., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 40°2′28″N 75°11′16″W / 40.04111°N 75.18778°W / 40.04111; -75.18778Coordinates: 40°2′28″N 75°11′16″W / 40.04111°N 75.18778°W / 40.04111; -75.18778
Area 0.5 acres (0.20 ha)
Built 1891, 1909
Architect Hazelhurst & Huckel; Fielding, Mantle
Architectural style Queen Anne
Governing body Private
NRHP Reference # 87001945[1]
Added to NRHP November 5, 1987

Edward B. Seymour House is a historic home located in the Mount Airy neighborhood of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. It was built in 1891, and is a 2 1/2-story, Wissahickon schist and shingle dwelling in the Queen Anne-style. It features a rounded corner tower topped by a conical roof and a stepped gable. The house was designed by gilded age architect, Horace Trumbauer. Also on the property is a contributing garage, built in 1909.[2]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1987.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2010-07-09. 
  2. ^ ""National Historic Landmarks & National Register of Historic Places in Pennsylvania"" (Searchable database). CRGIS: Cultural Resources Geographic Information System.  Note: This includes George E. Thomas and Michael Lewis (June 1987). "National Register of Historic Places Registration Form: Edward B. Seymour House" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-07-03.