Westcott Community

The Westcott Neighborhood of Syracuse, NY

A vibrant eastside neighborhood rich in history, culture, food and entertainment

Walking Tours

Westcott's England

Stop #02

827 Lancaster Ave / Frederick Welsh House

  • Built: 1912
  • Architect: Ward Wellington Ward
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Welsh was a general agent for the American Express Company. He sold the house in 1918 to T. Parker Hall, a commercial agent whose widow, May Hall, lived in the house until 1962. Architect Michael Rotondo lived in and made many changes to the house from 1969 to 1975.