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Charleston in Charleston County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Glover - Sottile House

 
 
Glover - Sottile House Markers image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, December 18, 2011
1. Glover - Sottile House Markers
Inscription.
C. 1775 and 1826
This splendid mansion was built in 1826 by Dr. Joseph Glover, a noted Charleston physician, utilizing the service wing of an older house of about 1775. In 1906 it was purchased by the Cavaliere Giovanni Sottile, Consul for ltaly, whose family served it. It is an impressive example of the Regency style of architecture.

(Upper Plaque)
This structure has been
recorded by the
Historic American
Buildings Survey

of the United States Department
of the Interior for its archives
at the Library of Congress

 
Erected by The Preservation Society of Charleston.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the South Carolina, Preservation Society of Charleston marker series.
 
Location. 32° 46.791′ N, 79° 56.518′ W. Marker is in Charleston, South Carolina, in Charleston County. Marker is on Rutledge Avenue, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 81 Rutledge Avenue, Charleston SC 29401, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. I. Jenkins Mikell House (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); 95 Ashley Avenue
Glover - Sottile House Markers image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, December 18, 2011
2. Glover - Sottile House Markers
(about 500 feet away); 69 Ashley Avenue Eli Gedding House (about 600 feet away); 66 Bull Street The John Cart House (about 800 feet away); 55 Ashley AvenueThe Baker House (approx. 0.2 miles away); 113 Ashley Avenue (approx. 0.2 miles away); Pollitzer House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Benjamin Lucas House (approx. mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Charleston.
 
Also see . . .  Glover - Sottile House. The buildings of Charleston: a guide to the city's architecture By Jonathan H. Poston, pages 554-555 (Submitted on January 4, 2012, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.) 
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
Glover - Sottile House image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, December 18, 2011
3. Glover - Sottile House
Glover - Sottile House seen along Rutledge Avenue, heading south image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, December 18, 2011
4. Glover - Sottile House seen along Rutledge Avenue, heading south
Glover - Sottile House, Historic American Engineering Record image. Click for full size.
Historic American Buildings Survey, Charles N. Bayless, February 1978
5. Glover - Sottile House, Historic American Engineering Record
Habs SC,10-CHAR,193--4
This imposing Regency style house was built c. 1826 by Dr. Joseph Glover, a noted Charleston physician. The service wing is older, c. 1775. ln 1906, the property was purchased by Cavaliere Giovanni Sottile, Consul for ltaly.
Glover - Sottile House Historic American Engineering Record image. Click for full size.
Historic American Buildings Survey,Charles N. Bayless, February 1978
6. Glover - Sottile House Historic American Engineering Record
Habs SC,10-CHAR,193--5
 
 
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