Gaffney in Cherokee County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
601-603 North Limestone Street
— Gaffney Historic District —
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Architecture • Industry & Commerce • Notable Buildings. A significant historical year for this entry is 1903.
Location. 35° 4.594′ N, 81° 38.775′ W. Marker is in Gaffney, South Carolina, in Cherokee County. Marker is on North Limestone Street (State Highway 150) just north of East Robinson Street, on the left when traveling north. Marker is mounted at eye-level, directly on the subject building, on the right/north side of the southeast corner entrance. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 601 North Limestone Street, Gaffney SC 29340, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Commercial Hotel (a few steps from this marker); Brown Building (a few steps from this marker); Gaffney Mfg. Company Store (within shouting distance of this marker); Smith's Pool Parlor Chronicle Place (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); In Memoriam (about 500 feet away); Sinkoe Building (about 500 feet away); Star Theatre (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Gaffney.
Regarding Settlemyer Building. Contributing property, Gaffney Commercial Historic District, National Register of Historic Places #86000602.
From National Register nomination:
Constructed in 1903, this three-story brick building was the home of the Cherokee Savings Bank for many years. The building features a corner entrance with a marble Ionic column. Pilasters divide the upper facade and at the roof line is a corbelled brick cornice. Windows on the third story have rounded arches; a recessed balcony is also located on the third floor.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. Gaffney Commercial Historic District
Also see . . . Gaffney Commercial Historic District.
The district encompasses 41 contributing building in the central(Submitted on November 14, 2022, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.)
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