Land For Sale In New York, 9.16 Acres In Cayuga County, NY

Lysander Rd, Cato, NY 13033, USA


If you’re looking for a quiet place to build your dream home, look no further than Cato, New York. This 9.16 acre tract of land has everything you could want: mature trees and wooded land that give you plenty of privacy and natural beauty; paved roads that lead straight to the property; few neighbors who keep their properties well-maintained; runoff on either side of the road to manage weather well so there are no drainage issues during rainy seasons; and all in all, an ideal location for a new home!

The property is easily accessible from paved roads that lead straight to the property. It’s a beautiful two-way lane that’s maintained by the county, and it takes about an hour and a half to get to Rochester. If you’re looking for a quick jaunt, Syracuse is only 28 minutes away!  Two-way roads, beautiful county maintained roads, and electricity lines that are on the road.

There are few neighbors on either side who keep their properties well-maintained, so it’s quiet and peaceful. The road itself has runoff on both sides to manage weather well, so you won’t have any trouble with drainage issues during rainy seasons—all in all it’s an ideal location for a new home!

In addition to having great neighbors (who are also quiet), this property has all the amenities you could want: it’s close to town, but far enough away so that you can enjoy peace and quiet; there are plenty of trees on the property which will provide shade throughout most parts.

Welcome to Cato, New York. This quiet rural town has everything you need: a friendly community, easy access to the city, and plenty of space for a garden, pool, or both!

Cato is a small town with a big heart. It’s the perfect place to raise your family, get involved with your neighbors, and do some gardening if that’s your kind of thing. There are also plenty of shops and restaurants nearby if you want to go out into the city for something different.

For those who love nature, there are plenty of parks around town where you can enjoy the sun and exercise at the same time. If you’re looking for something more active than hanging out in the park with your kids on weekends (though we definitely recommend that too), there are also hiking trails nearby that will take you through some beautiful scenery.


Land Size: 9.16

APN:  35.00-1-45.112

Legal Description: P/O 35.00-1-45.11

Property Taxes: $ 326.53

Title: Warranty Deed

HOA: $0.00

Zoning & Restriction Information

Zoning: Agricultural Zoning District

What Can Be Built on the Property: Please see attached zoning ordinances.

Time limit to build? Permit is good for 1 year.

Are mobile homes allowed? Yes

Mobile home restrictions if any: Must be older than 1976.

Are RV’s allowed? Yes

RV restrictions if any: Campers/RVs are allowed only for 6 months.

Are Tiny Homes Allowed: Unable to confirm

Is camping allowed? Yes

Camping restrictions if any: Campers/RVs are allowed only for 6 months.

 Utilities & Internet Information

Water: Per Town, Would have to drill a well

Sewer & Septic: Per Town, Would have to install a septic

Electric: Would have to contact National Grid – 1-800-642-4272 or Rochester Gas & Electric Corporation – 585-342-0802

Gas: Would have to contact NOCO Propane Storage – 1-800-662-6776 or Johnston’s Propane Service – 315-592-5450

Waste: Would have to contact Tim Green’s Trash Removal – 315-678-2522 or Morgan Rubbish Removal – 315-689-9588

Municipal and County Officials

Cayuga County Planning & Zoning Department: 315-947-5666 (Website)

Cayuga County Assesor Office: 315-806-5500 (Website)

Cayuga County Treasurer’s Office: 315-253-1211 (Website)

Cayuga County Recorder or Circuit Clerk Office: 315-253-1300 (Website)

What’s Nearby

Things to Do

11 Minutes – Beaver Lake Nature Center – 6.6 Miles (Learn More) (Driving Directions)

23 Minutes – Fair Haven Beach State Park – 17.1 Miles (Learn More) (Driving Directions)

25 Minutes – Erie Canal Park – 17.9 Miles (Learn More) (Driving Directions)

26 Minutes – Port Byron Old Erie Canal Heritage Park – 18.5 Miles (Learn More) (Driving Directions)

27 Minutes – Museum of Science & Technology – 23.3 Miles (Learn More) (Driving Directions)

33 Minutes – Seward House Museum – 23 Miles (Learn More) (Driving Directions)

35 Minutes – Harriet Tubman Home – 24.3 Miles (Learn More) (Driving Directions)

36 Minutes – Montezuma National Wildlife Refuge – 27.2 Miles (Learn More) (Driving Directions)

40 Minutes – Owasco Lake – 27.3 Miles (Learn More) (Driving Directions)

55 Minutes – Fillmore Glen State Park – 38.5 Miles (Learn More) (Driving Directions)


16 Minutes – Walmart Supercenter at Fulton, NY – 11.2 Miles (Driving Directions)

35 Minutes – Wegmans, Fayetteville, NY – 30.7 Miles. (Driving Directions)

Nearby Cities

29 Min – Oswego, New York – 19.7 Miles – Population 17,100 (Driving Directions)

29 Minutes – Syracuse, New York – 23.6 Miles – Population 146,103 (Driving Directions)

1 HR 5 Min – Rome, New York – 63 Miles – Population 31,974 (Driving Directions)

1 HR 14 Min Rochester, New York – 76.3 Miles – Population 210,606 (Driving Directions)

2 HR 13 Min – Buffalo, New York – 139 Miles – Population 276,807 (Driving Directions)

2 HR 28 Min – Scranton, Pennsylvania – 153 Miles – Population 75,874 (Driving Directions)

2 HR 33 Min – Albany, New York – 166 Miles – Population 98,617 (Driving Directions)

4 HR 32 Min – Philadelphia, Pennsylvania – 277 Miles – Population 1.576 Million (Driving Directions)

4 HR 38 Min – New York, New York – 270 Miles – Population 8.468 Million (Driving Directions)

6 HR 47 Min – Washington, District of Columbia – 399 Miles – Population 712,816 (Driving Directions)

Address & Coordinates

You can view the land anytime provided that it’s available

The actual address as it appears on tax record is: Lloyd Rd , Ira, NY 13033 (Google Map)

How To Buy This Land? Very Simple 4 Step Process Below

Step 1: Contact us to get a Purchase Agreement

Step 2: Once all parties have signed. A $1,000 deposit required with escrow and closing agent. You’ll need to come up with rest of the funds at the time of closing.

Step 3: Await title company to come back clean/clear. Usually takes 10-15 days to process title.

Step 4: Once all is complete, you’re land owner!


Updated on March 11, 2023 at 10:29 pm
  • Land Area: 9.16 Acres
  • State: NY
  • County: Cayuga
  • City: Ira
  • Address Lysander Rd
  • Zip/Postal Code 13033

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