James Seymour Mansion
113 North Street, Auburn, NY 13021
James Sheldon Seymour (Born:
April 15, 1791 - Died December: 3, 1875)
Mr. Seymour was well known for his philanthropy, having founded
the Seymour Library and the Auburn City Hospital. In 1861, at the
age of 70, Mr. Seymour built the house that still stands at 113
North Street. This house was later owned by Charles A McCarthy,
founder of Dunn and McCarthy Shoes. The Seymour monument is located
on the Cemetery's Evening Side section.
Single Family Home
Bathrooms: 3 Full, 2 Half
Square Feet: 6,000
# Fireplaces: 4
# Stories: 3
Year Built: 1861
Style: Victorian Mansion
Lot acreage is: 0.9
Lot size: 109x165
School district: Auburn
2019 Property Tax Assessment: $162,100
Auburn, New York is a beautiful,
historic City and remarkable hub for key figures and events in American
history and culture with outstanding attractions related to the
Civil War, Underground Railroad, Black History, art history, women’s
rights and much more.
Founded in 1793, the City of Auburn was the historical crossroad
for famous political figures, significant events, and culture. Today,
it serves as a unique window into what shaped and continues to form
See where iconic American heroes Harriet Tubman and William H. Seward
lived while helping lead slaves to freedom on the Underground Railroad.
View outstanding examples of Tiffany glass at the Willard Memorial
Chapel, Cayuga Museum of History & Art and Westminster Presbyterian
Visit the birthplace of talking films at the Case Research Lab and
take in a contemporary art exhibit or quilt show at the Schweinfurth
Memorial Art Center.
A visit to Fort Hill Cemetery is a great way to stretch your legs
and take in some of Auburn’s history at the same time.
Take a self-guided walking tour of this historic site and active
cemetery where notable people such as William H. Seward, Harriet
Tubman, Theodore Case and others were laid to rest.
Top off your day with a comedy act, play or even a dance performance
at Auburn Public Theater.
You will not be short of things to see and do and everything is
within a 5-mile radius of downtown, Auburn.