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 Philadelphia
Edward B. Seymour House
Edward B. Seymour House is located in Pennsylvania
Edward B. Seymour House
Edward B. Seymour House is located in USA
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
NRHP Reference # 87001945[1]
Added to NRHP November 5, 1987

Edward B. Seymour House is a historic home located on the Germantown-Mount Airy neighborhood boundary 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 Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  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.