Charleston in Charleston County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
54 Queen Street
The Workshop of Thomas Elfe
old section of the city.
A rare surviving example
of its kind containing
4 finely paneled rooms
and other trim which
makes it exceptional
for a house of
its modest size.
Preservation Society of Charleston
This structure has been
recorded by the
of the United States Department
of the Interior for its archives
at the Library of Congress
Location. 32° 46.698′ N, 79° 55.812′ W. Marker is in Charleston, South Carolina, in Charleston County. Marker is on Queen Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Located between Church Street and Meeting Street. Marker is at or near this postal address: 54 Queen Street, Charleston SC 29401, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 10 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Burger's Tavern (within shouting distance of this marker); John Caldwell Calhoun (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Josiah Flagg (about 300 feet away); Huguenot Church Richard Hutson (about 300 feet away); St. Philip's Church (about 300 feet away); The Independent or Congregational Church of Charlestown (about 300 feet away); Ordinance of Secession (about 300 feet away); Institute Hall / "The Union Is Dissolved!" (about 300 feet away); Colonel William Rhett (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Charleston.
Regarding 54 Queen Street. Thomas Elfe - one of Charleston's most prolific and acclaimed cabinet makers.
1. The Carolopolis Award
is a plaque placed on buildings that have been preserved, restored, rehabilitated or are outstanding examples of new construction. The award is presented to those individuals, businesses or
organizations that currently own the property. The Carolopolis Award is a slightly modified reproduction of the seal of the City of Charleston. The word Carolopolis comes from the original name of the city.
Categories. • Notable Buildings •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 14, 2012, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 436 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9. submitted on January 14, 2012, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.