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113 Ashley Avenue Bennett - Hayne House, southside with Marker image, Touch for more information
By Mike Stroud, December 18, 2011
113 Ashley Avenue Bennett - Hayne House, southside with Marker
1South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — 113 Ashley AvenueBennett - Hayne House — circa 1800 —
This two-and-one-half-story Adam Style house was built circa 1800 by Thomas Bennett, Jr., (1781-1865). Bennett served as intendent of Charleston (1812-1813) and governor of South Carolina (1820-1822). The frame structure rests on a raised . . . — Map (db m50820) HM
2South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — 123 Tradd StreetCharles Graves House — circa 1795 —
This three-story masonry single house with hipped roof and Federal style details was constructed for Charles Graves, a local factor. One of the oldest building along upper Tradd Street, the house is located on portions of Lots 226 and 227 of the . . . — Map (db m48674) HM
3South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — 125 Tradd StreetCaptain John Morrison House — circa 1805 —
This Adam style Single House was constructed circa 1805 by Captain John W. Morrison on the site of the circa 1790 garden of Robert Squibb, who brought many exotic plants to Charleston, exported rare species from Charleston to England, and published . . . — Map (db m48759) HM
4South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — 126 Tradd StreetThe Dr. Peter Fayssoux House — circa 1732 —
Residence of the Surgeon General of the Continnetal Army and boyhood home of Confederate Generals Hamilton Prioleau Bee & Bernard Bee. One of only three South Carolina homes with early exposed interior corner post . . . — Map (db m48236) HM
5South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — 14 George StreetMiddleton-Pinckney House — circa 1796 —
This three-story, masonry residence set on a raised basement was begun circa 1796 by Mrs. Frances Motte Middleton, daughter of Jacob and Rebecca Motte. The house was completed by Mrs. Middleton and her second husband and former brother-in-law, . . . — Map (db m51273) HM
6South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — 17 Limehouse Street
This residence was built on the original Robert Limehouse farmlands. The house was definitely standing in 1855 and was occupied that year by Joseph Dawson, a druggist in business at 17 Broad St. — Map (db m51899) HM
7South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — 19 State StreetFrederick Wolfe House — circa 1796 —
This two-and-a-half story Charleston Single House is thought to be built by Frederick Wolfe after the fire of 1796, which destroyed much of the State Street area between Broad and Queen Streets. The house was moved back on its original lot at 21 . . . — Map (db m50513) HM
8South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — 23 Tradd StreetWilliam Bell House — circa 1797-1800 —
This three-story stucco house with a clay tile hip roof was built by Charleston merchant William Bell following the destruction of an earlier residence by fire in 1778. The fire, the second of five great Charleston fires between 1740 and 1860, . . . — Map (db m47978) HM
9South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — 26 Tradd StreetAdam Ewing House — circa 1783 —
This town house was constructed by Adam Ewing, a Scots merchant, for his residence and place of business. He and his partner Robert Ewing (who bore the same surname but was no relation) had their counting house in the front room of the ground . . . — Map (db m47977) HM
10South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — 28 Chapel StreetVanderhorst Mansion — circa 1832 —
Built as a suburban villa by a member of the wealthy Vanderhorst family, owners of much of Kiawah Island, the stuccoed brick house stands two stories above a raised basement and has a piazza approached on the main floor by a double, semicircular, . . . — Map (db m51345) HM
11South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — 31 Savage Street   George N. Barnard Tenement — 1872 —
This two-story frame Greek Revival style residence was constructed in 1872 for Civil War photographer George N. Barnard. The house is distinguished by a one-story front porch supported by jigsaw-cut columns and Italianate style balustrades. In . . . — Map (db m51397) HM
12South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — 32 Legare StreetSword Gate House
Legare Street is named for goldsmith Solomon Legare “the Huguenot,” who built the first house on this property. Before the lot left the family in 1803, his descendants had become wealthy plantation owners and commission merchants. . . . — Map (db m47750) HM
13South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — 36 Meeting Streetc. 1740
This Georgian Style residence is an early example of the "Charleston Single House." The original woodwork is notable; the drawing room mantle is attributed to Charleston cabinet maker, Thomas Elfe. Unique in the kitchen building is the original . . . — Map (db m47763) HM
14South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — 37 Meeting StreetJames Simmons House — circa 1760 —
Charlestonian James Simmons is believed to have built this Georgian style house circa 1760. It is located on Lot 278 of the "Grand Model of Charles Town", the earliest plan of the city. Otis Mills, the original owner of the Mills House bought the . . . — Map (db m47837) HM
15South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — 39 Meeting Streetc. 1766
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16South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — 42 Church StreetBrailsford & Susan Jenkins House — circa 1905 —
This substantial house was built by J. Brailsford Jenkins, soon after they purchased the site in 1905. The lot previously had been part of the extensive grounds of present-day 38 Church Street, where Dr. Vincent LeSeigneur had a famous garden in the . . . — Map (db m47611) HM
17South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — 54 King StreetThe James Brown House Circa 1768
The James Brown House is situated on a portion of Lot Number 82 of the Grand Modell, the city plan for Charleston that was developed in 1670. The lot was originally granted by the Lords Proprietors on June 12, 1694 to John Frowman, a butcher, for . . . — Map (db m47899) HM
18South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — 55 Ashley Avenue   The Baker House
The Baker House was constructed in 1912 as the Baker-Craig Sanitarium. This sixty-bed hospital and nursing school was founded by Dr. Archibald E. Baker Sr. and Dr. Lawrence Craig. The Baker House was designed by John D. Newcomer and Ernest V. . . . — Map (db m51630) HM
19South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — 58 Tradd StreetCleland-Wells House — circa 1760 —
This three-story stuccoed single house was constructed circa 1760 by Charleston physician Dr. William Cleland as a residence for his son William. After William's death the property was purchased in 1778 by Scottish émigré Robert Wells, . . . — Map (db m48141) HM
20South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — 6 Water Street - Francis Saltus Housecirca 1820s
Captain Francis W. Saltus, Sr., a Charleston ship owner and cotton factor built this two and one half story Federal style single house. The frame structure rests on a raised basement and features a closed return box cornice and a gable roof with an . . . — Map (db m50449) HM
21South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — 69 Ashley Avenue    Eli Gedding House
circa 1860 This three story late Regency Style Single House was constructed circa 1860 by prominent Charleston physician Eli Geddings. In 1825, Geddings became the first graduate of the Medical College in Charleston, now known as the Medical . . . — Map (db m51657) HM
22South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — 72-74 Tradd StreetFotheringham-McNeil Tenements
circa 1740 Local merchant James Matthews constructed this three-story over raised basement, double tenement building circa 1740. The house features a Flemish bond brick pattern and nine over nine light windows. The gambrel roof with a . . . — Map (db m47902) HM
23South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — 8-10 Tradd StreetThe Lamboll Double Tenement
circa 1726 rebuilt 1781 The masonary structure of this double residence was constructed by Charleston merchant Thomas Lamboll circa 1726. The date of construction is based on surviving land grants showing the establishment of common use alleys . . . — Map (db m62151) HM
24South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — 83-107 East Bay Street   Rainbow Row
Rainbow Row represents the longest cluster of intact Georgian row houses in the United States. The earliest structures on this portion of East Bay Street, between Tradd and Elliott Street, were built by 1680. The buildings were constructed on lots . . . — Map (db m51737) HM
25South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — 90 East Bay Street Ancrum Wharf BuildingCirca 1781 — Altered circa 1855 —
The Ancrum Wharf Building was constructed by Parker Quince and John Ancrum, both North Carolina natives, who were married to Savannah and Mary Rhett. The Rhett sisters were heirs to Col. William Rhett. The Ancrum Wharf Building is one of the . . . — Map (db m103639) HM
26South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — 95 Ashley AvenueMayor William A. Courtnay House
circa 1840
The construction of this circa 1840 three-and-a half story single house is attributed to Charleston cotton planter and factor Theodore D. Jervey. The house was built in the Greek Revival style but was altered in 1886 by William Ashmead . . . — Map (db m51725) HM
27South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — 95 Lenwood BoulevardCirca 1867
This simply detailed two story wooden dwelling, and the neighboring dwelling at 93 Lenwood Boulevard, were originally one building. This building was located at the present intersection of Tradd Street and Lenwood Boulevard, and was used by the U.S. . . . — Map (db m48144) HM
28South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — Alexander Christie Housec. 1805
Handsome Adam style single house and gabled carrage house was built on Lot 36 of Grand Model house. It has been rectory of St. Philip's Church since 1908. A successful Scot, Alexander Christie built the house as his residence and . . . — Map (db m47906) HM
29South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — Ann Peacock HouseBuilt c. 1760
The front portion of this fine example of the Charleston single house was built on part of the original lot #37 of the plat of Charleston known as the "Grand Modell." The home was erected by Wm. Hall for Ann Peacock, a wealthy widow from . . . — Map (db m47911) HM
30South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — Branford-Horry HouseA Private Residence — c. 1751 —
Outstanding Georgian House designated "of National Importance," was built by William Branford, planter and member of the Colonial Assembly. It is famous for its carved cypress paneling and drawing room which has been called "one of the most . . . — Map (db m39313) HM
31South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — Casper Christian Schutt House51 Easy Bay Street — Constructed 1800-1802 —
This large, three and one-half story masonry single house was constructed circa 1800-1802 by Caspar Christian Schutt, a Charleston merchant of German descent. As was the custom of the day, he operated his business activities on the first floor . . . — Map (db m47964) HM
32South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — 10 77 — Cigar Factory / “We Shall Overcome”
Cigar Factory This five-story commercial building, built in 1882 as a textile mill, was known as the Charleston Manufacturing Company, then Charleston Cotton Mills, in its early years. Leased to the American Tobacco Company in 1903, the plant . . . — Map (db m67363) HM
33South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — Col. Othneil Beale's House99 - 101 East Bay — C. 1723 - 1740 —
Othneil Beale, sea Captain from New England, Colonel of Provincial Troops, Engineer, Successful merchant, built this house about 1740, with ground floors for mercantile use, and living rooms above Finely Cypress Paneled. The previous owners, . . . — Map (db m19665) HM
34South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — Col. William Rhett House54 Hasell Street — circa 1712-1720 —
This residence was constructed by Col. William Rhett (1666-1722), a prominent Charleston merchant and colonial militia leader. In 1706 he led a small fleet of local ships that repulsed a combined French and Spanish invasion of the city. Rhett is . . . — Map (db m31849) HM
35South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — Colonel John Stuart Housecirca 1767
National Historic Landmark Born 1718, Inverness, Stuart was related to Scottish Royality. Educated in London, he circumnavigated the globe aboard Centurion, Adm. Lord Anson commanding, capturing the Spanish treasure . . . — Map (db m48065) HM
36South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — Cooper - O'Conner Housecirca 1855
During the last months of the Civil War, several Union officers were confined by the Confederacy in this house. As retaliation for this imprisonment, President Lincoln moved six hundred Confederate prisoners from Fort Delaware to the stockade at . . . — Map (db m51783) HM
37South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — Daniel Huger Housec. 1760
Handsome Georgian "Double House" constructed of brick but covered by stucco after 1886 earthquake. Drawing room has handsome ceiling plaster work decorations and carved overmantel with ionic pilasters. Residence of last Royal Governor Lord William . . . — Map (db m47909) HM
38South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — Daniel Ravenel II House
Built in 1796 by Daniel Ravenel, the Second of Wantoot Plantation, as a summer home replacing an earlier building destroyed in the great fires of that year. The property came to his wife in 1749, having been owned since 1710 . . . — Map (db m27512) HM
39South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — David Ramsay Housec. 1740
Notable for its fine Georgian paneling, this was home and office to Dr. David Ramsay, the distinguished patriot, Revolutionary Historian and physician. Dr. Ramsay introduced the Small Pox vaccine to Charleston and helped found the . . . — Map (db m27447) HM
40South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — Dr. Joseph Johnson House  56 Society Street — circa 1840 —
This substantial three-story Greek Revival Period Charleston single house is constructed of stucco-covered brick and features a two-tiered piazza with Tuscan columns and turned balusters, piazza screen and entrance door complete with pilasters, . . . — Map (db m51485) HM
41South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — Dr. Vincent Le Seigneur House38 Church Street — circa 1812 —
This three and one half story stuccoed masonry Adamesque single house with a two tiered piazza was constructed between September of 1811 and June of 1812 by George Keenan, a grocery merchant. The house was purchased in 1814 by Dr. Vincent Le . . . — Map (db m47588) HM
42South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — Dr. William Cleland's Housecirca 1732
This early Georgian single house was apparently built by George Ducat, a shipwright, for his daughter Margaret, on her second marriage in 1732, to Dr. William Cleland, of Crail, Scotland. This section of Tradd Street is one of the few within the . . . — Map (db m39321) HM
43South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — Edgar Wells Housecirca 1730
In the 1780s, it was owned and occupied by Dr. George Hahnbaum, physician to the German fusiliers and later a founder of the Medical Society of South Carolina. The trajectory of a cannon ball can be traced through the timbers of . . . — Map (db m47970) HM
44South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — Glover - Sottile House
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, . . . — Map (db m51308) HM
45South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — Harth-Middleton Housec. 1797
John Harth, planter and lumber merchant, built this handsome house at his lumber yards, then at the end of the south bay, in 1797. In 1816, he sold the house to Henry Augustus Middleton, who enlarged it, and whose family continued to own it until . . . — Map (db m39312) HM
46South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — I. Jenkins Mikell Housec. 1854
This is one of the last grand antebellum houses of Charleston built by Edisto Island cotton planter, I. Jenkins Mikell. He adopted design sophistication and colour of an Italian villa unusual in Charleston. Notice the . . . — Map (db m54714) HM
47South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — Jacob Motte Housecirca 1731
Standing on land bought from Robert Tradd, which was part of lot 60 of "Grand Modell" of 1672. Early Georgian house built by Jacob Motte, prominent Huguenot and one time royal treasurer of province. Original paneling from second floor living room is . . . — Map (db m39320) HM
48South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — John Cordes Prioleau House68 Meeting Street — circa 1810 —
This property, originally known as Town Lot Number 54 of the Grand Modell of Charles Town, was granted by the Lords Proprietors to William Jones March 23, 1682. In 1808, the property was purchased by John Cordes Prioleau, a wealthy planter. Madame . . . — Map (db m27461) HM
49South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — John Fullerton House
Architect - Builder - Owner c. 1772 Georgian period Built of Cypress, Charleston single house design. Drawing room Mantle by Thomas Elfe. Quarters for British junior officers of Clinton's and Cornwallis staffs. Legends: . . . — Map (db m47766) HM
50South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — John McCall House66 Church Street — Circa 1784 —
First granted to Thomas Rose by the Lords Proprietors in 1681 and delineated as Lot 64 of the Grand Modell, this lot was part of the early walled city of Charleston. A brick house was initially built on the property that survived the fire of 1740 . . . — Map (db m47632) HM
51South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — John McKee HouseCC 1796
Built on Lot No. 213 as shown on the "Grand Model" was owned and occupied in the late 18th century by John McKee, early Charleston brick mason. — Map (db m47966) HM
52South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — Johnson's Row22-28 Queen Street — circa 1803 —
These notable stuccoed brick tenements were constructed as rental property in 1803 by the William Johnson family. William Johnson, Sr., originally from New York, was a blacksmith and planter revered at his death as a patriot having served in the . . . — Map (db m27544) HM
53South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — Jones-Howell House37 Hasell Street — 1841 —
Eliza Jones (1775-1846) purchased this lot in the aftermath of the Ansonborough fire of 1838. She was the granddaughter of Robert Gibson, a graduate of Oxford University, and a Grand Master Mason, who, according to family legend, played a role in . . . — Map (db m135489) HM
54South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — Joseph Verree House47 Church Street — circa 1767 —
Joseph Verree, a prosperous Charleston master carpenter, constructed this two-and-one-half story Georgian single house circa 1767. It occupies the southernmost part of Town Lot No. 77 of the "Grand Modell of Charles Town," the original plan of the . . . — Map (db m47613) HM
55South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — Judge Robert Pringle House
1774 A Private Residence The builder of this outstanding handsome "single" house was a native of Scotland, an eminent merchant of Charleston, and a provincial lay judge who helped to open the Revolution by resisting the Stamp Act. His . . . — Map (db m47950) HM
56South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — Kornahrens-Guenveur House
C. 1884 Built by John H. Kornahrens, soda water manufacturer who used timber from an original house on the lot built circa 1772 by John Delke', a tanner. Owned and occupied since 1925 by Edward Leon Guenveur, Sr., a plumbing . . . — Map (db m54433) HM
57South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — Laurens - Rutledge House117 Broad Street
This Georgian style residence was built for James Laurens (1728-1784) by Charleston architect-builders Miller & Fullerton on property once part of Dr. Samuel Carne's 18th century orange garden. Laurens was a Charleston merchant and the brother of . . . — Map (db m27467) HM
58South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — Major Peter Bocquet's Housec.1770
Peter Bocquet the younger built this house shortly after the lot was given to him in July, 1770, by his father Peter Bocquet, senior, a Huguenot immigrant. The younger Bocquet became a major in the Revolutionary forces, a member of the . . . — Map (db m27446) HM
59South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — Miles Brewton House
Outstanding example of Georgian architecture in America. Built between 1765 and 1769 by Miles Brewton, Revolutionary patriot, with designs of Ezra Waite, architect. Inherited 1775 by Brewton’s sister, Rebecca Motte, Revolutionary heroine, in whose . . . — Map (db m47969) HM
60South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — One North Adger's Wharfcirca 1735-1750
In the 18th century the wharves along this area of the Cooper River served as a center of Charleston's important shipping industry, playing a vital role in the city's economic growth until early in the 20th century. North Adger's Wharf was . . . — Map (db m47927) HM
61South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — Parker Drayton Housecirca 1800
Isacc Parker built the original house about 1800 when the waterside of the Ashley River lay along the garden. Colonel William Drayton greatly enlarged the house after 1816, and decorated in the Adam style from 1837 to 1899. Home of the notable . . . — Map (db m50240) HM
62South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — Poyas-Mordecai HouseA Private Residence — c. 1788 —
Dr. Jean Ernest Poyas built this classic Charleston single house in elegant Adamesque style of architecture. It was purchased in 1837 by Moses Cohen Mordecai, an important historic figure, who added the piazzas and connected the main house to the . . . — Map (db m27458) HM
63South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — Quaker Cemetery
On this site stood two successive meeting houses and the burial ground of the Society of Friends or Quakers. The site was deeded to the Quakers circa 1681 by South Carolina Governor John Archdale, a prominent Charleston Quaker and owner of a large . . . — Map (db m47876) HM
64South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — Tabby Seawall Remnants18 - 22 Limehouse Street
A network of seawalls constructed of tabby, a locally made mixture of crushed oyster shells, sand and lime based mortar, was constructed in the 18th and 19th century along the Charleston waterfront. This system of seawalls was constructed to . . . — Map (db m48295) HM
65South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — The Benjamin DuPré House
C.- 1804 This significant single house was built by Benjamin DuPré, a French tailor, sometime after 1803. The entire area was known as “Gadsden’s Green” after Christopher Gadsden who divided this land into six wharf lots and 197 . . . — Map (db m51826) HM
66South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — The Colonel Alexander Hext Tenements51-53 Tradd Street — circa 1736 —
This Georgian double-tenement is located on part of lot number 60 of the Grand Modell, a city plan developed between 1670-1680. Lot number 60 was granted originally to Robert Tradd, after whose family Tradd Street is named. The property was . . . — Map (db m39323) HM
67South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — The Colonel James English Housecirca 1760
Property granted to Sir Francis Salters, originally included Nos. 51 and 51-1/2 South Battery. In 1760, Col. James English built this single English style house with kitchen and servants building at 51-1/2. Old sea wall runs across rear of property. . . . — Map (db m48159) HM
68South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — The Confederate Homec. 1800
This handsome building, c. 1800 was constructed by Gilbert Chalmers. From 1810 to 1825 it was the home of Gov. John Geddes, who married the builder's daughter. During Gov. Geddes' term in office, Pres. James Monroe visited here. In 1867 Mary . . . — Map (db m27514) HM
69South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — The Douxsaint House
This property, a part of one of the original town lots in the Grand Model of Charles Towne was bought by Paul Douxsaint, merchant, planter, and French Huguenot immigrant, in 1725. The Charleston single house of French type . . . — Map (db m27543) HM
70South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — The Footlight Players Workshop20 Queen Street
The building at 20 Queen Street was built circa 1840 for use as a cotton warehouse. It is considered a notable example of vernacular warehouse architecture in Charleston, influenced by Roman Revival and West Indian architecture. In 1934, the . . . — Map (db m27545) HM
71South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — The George Ducat House56 Tradd Street — circa 1740 —
Charleston shipbuilder George Ducat constructed this two-story Charleston single house shortly after purchasing the property in 1739. The house is a rare surviving example of a Charleston residence constructed partly of Bermuda stone, a coral . . . — Map (db m39324) HM
72South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — The John Blake House58 South Battery — circa 1800 —
The John Blake House was constructed circa 1800 by Blake, a captain in the Continental Army, member of the South Carolina General Assembly, and president of the Bank of South Carolina. The Blake House is constructed of cypress and heart pine on a . . . — Map (db m39311) HM
73South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — The John N. Tidemann House9 Judith Street
This Charleston Single house was constructed between 1835-1852. The house was lived in by John Tidemann, a German immigrant who arrived in Charleston in 1846 at age nineteen. He established a successful hay & grain business at the corner of Prioleau . . . — Map (db m31851) HM
74South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — The Moses C. Levy Housecirca 1816
Moses C. Levy, a Polish born King Street merchant, built this valuable Federal style single house between 1811 and 1816. The house is located on land originally owned by Henry Laurens, one of the wealthiest merchants in the United States and . . . — Map (db m51808) HM
75South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — The Noyer-Wildhagen House286 Meeting Street — built 1807 —
This three and one-half story Federal style single house set on a raised basement was built in 1807 by Ms. Abigail Noyer on land purchased from Mr. Christen Belser. The Federal style is evidenced by the hipped roof, a main entrance with fanlight . . . — Map (db m135494) HM
76South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — The Reverend Paul Trapier Gervais Housecirca 1835
This notable three and one half story single house is situated on lot number 233 of the Grand Modell as granted by the Lords Proprietors in 1694. This remains one of the largest residential lots in the city. The present house was built by the . . . — Map (db m48056) HM
77South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — The South Carolina Society
Founded by French Huguenots September 1, 1737, was incorporated May 1, 1751, by the Provincial General Assembly and the Charter confirmed at the Court of St. James by George II December 20, 1752. To further the Society's activities this Hall and . . . — Map (db m27457) HM
78South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — The William Vanderhorst House54 Tradd Street (Postmaster Bacot House) — circa 1740 —
Constructed circa 1740 by William Vanderhorst, this three story stuccoed masonry structure is considered one of the earliest examples of Charleston single house. A notable aspect of the building is the absence of a piazza, a development found in . . . — Map (db m39326) HM
79South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — Thomas Bee's House94 Church Street — circa 1730 —
Thomas Bee, a leader in the colonial government and a patriot of the Revolution, built this fine house about 1730. A later owner was Governor Joseph Alston and his wife, Theodosia, daughter of Aaron Burr. She was mysteriously lost . . . — Map (db m47910) HM
80South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — Thomas Lamboll House 19 King StreetCirca 1739
This Georgian style residence, attributed to architect and master builder Thomas Lee, was built for Colonial Judge Thomas Lamboll c. 1739. The current Greek Revival piazzas were added c. 1845. The Lamboll Lands included numerous holdings in an area . . . — Map (db m48151) HM
81South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — Thomas Legare Housec. 1759
Handsome Georgian style house built by a prosperous Huguenot merchant. An outstanding example of an early Charleston single house well adapted to the narrow lot purchased in 1752. In 1816 an adjacent house was demolished to provide space for the . . . — Map (db m50453) HM
82South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — Thomas Rose's Housec. 1735
In 1680, Town Lot No. 61 was granted by the Lords Proprietors to Elizabeth Willis, and in 1701 was deeded to William Elliott. This notable early Georgian house replaced a smaller house on the premises, and was built by Thomas Rose soon after his . . . — Map (db m47625) HM
83South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — Timothy Ford's Housecirca 1800 — A Private Residence —
Timothy Ford, a native of Morristown, New Jersey, Princeton educated attorney who as a youth served in the American Revolution, built this fine Charleston single house in the Adamesque style. Ford entertained the Marquis de Lafayette here on the . . . — Map (db m39318) HM
84South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — Toomer- Purse Housec. 1796
Anthony Toomer, a master builder, Revolutionary Patriot, member of the South Carolina General Assembly and Officer in the Charleston Battalion of Artillery, built this two story frame house and afterwards left it to his daughter, Mrs. Daniel . . . — Map (db m48287) HM
85South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — United Order of Tents BuildingFrancis P. Seignious House — 73 Cannon Street —
This two and a half story house was built circa 1856 by Stephen S. Lloyd. Constructed in the form of a Charleston single house, the basement level is brick, laid in American bond. The upper stories are of wood with Greek Revival and Italianate . . . — Map (db m81288) HM
86South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — William Bull's Housec. 1720
These lots as shown on the "Grand Modell of Charles Town" were granted in 1696 to Stephen Bull of Ashley Hall and Sheklon. This house, one of the oldest on the city, was built circa 1720 by his son, William Bull, later Lt. Governor of . . . — Map (db m48089) HM
87South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — William Harvey House
Private residence, built before 1728 by William Harvey. This house was leased 1750 by his Excellency James Glenn, Governor of the Province until purchased in 1756 by Ralph Izard planter. A century later, 1858, Izard descendants sold it to Judge . . . — Map (db m27470) HM
88South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — William Harvey House58 Meeting Street — circa 1770 —
This three-story, stucco-over brick building was constructed circa 1770 on Town Lot No. 60 of the Grand Modell of Charles Town by merchant and planter William Harvey. It was the western half of a double tenement (18th century term denoting rental . . . — Map (db m39314) HM
89South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — William Mills Tenementc. 1801
The builder of this tenement, William Mills, was born in Dundee, Scotland, and became a prosperous tailor and planter in Charleston. He was the father of Robert Mills, pupil of Thomas Jefferson and America's first native . . . — Map (db m50481) HM
90South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — William Pinckney Shingler HouseC- 1856
Outstanding example of Romantic Greek Revival style, adapted to Charleston climate. Outwardy of dignified classic proportions, interior is richly decorated in eclectic manner but on a livable scale. Standing on 5 lots from the original Robert . . . — Map (db m49249) HM
91South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — Young-Johnson Housec. 1770
"Tradition of American Revolution" written in this house. — Map (db m47590) HM
92South Carolina (Charleston County), Johns Island — 10-81 — The Progressive Club
(front) The Progressive Club, built in 1962-63, was a store and community center for Johns Island and other Sea Islands until it was badly damaged by Hurricane Hugo in 1989. The club had been founded in 1948 by civil rights activist Esau . . . — Map (db m95337) HM
93South Carolina (Charleston County), North Charleston — Charleston Naval Hospital Historic DistrictThe Navy Base
The Charleston Naval Hospital Historic District was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2010. The 32 buildings and structures that comprise the district represent two periods of development at the Naval Base that closely relate . . . — Map (db m67140) HM
94South Carolina (Charleston County), North Charleston — Charleston Naval Yard Officers' Quarters Historic DistrictThe Navy Base
In 1895 the City of Charleston purchased lands formerly part of the Retreat and Turnbull Plantations and commissioned the Olmsted Brothers of Massachusetts to design a recreational public park. Chicora Park, named for the local Chicora . . . — Map (db m66781) HM
95South Carolina (Charleston County), North Charleston — Charleston Navy Yard Historic DistrictThe Navy Base
The Charleston Navy Yard Historic District contains 57 contributing structures and was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2006. Construction of the Navy Yard began in 1901 as a response to the emergence of the United States as . . . — Map (db m66756) HM
96South Carolina (Charleston County), North Charleston — The Navy Base(Charleston S.C.)
To meet the needs of an expanding navy, in 1899 the United States Naval Committee solicited proposals to build a new ship construction and repair facilities. At the urging of South Carolina Senator Benjamin "Pitchfork" Tillman and Charleston Mayor . . . — Map (db m66987) HM

97South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — Robert Brewton HousePrivate Residence
Built circa 1720 for Colonel Robert Brewton wealthy wharf owner and provincial powder receiver. One of the earliest fine examples of a single house. [Plaque] Robert Brewton House Has Been Designated a Registered . . . — Map (db m47642) HM

98South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — 54 Queen StreetThe Workshop of Thomas Elfe
Erected circa 1760 in the 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. Medallion: Award 1967 . . . — Map (db m51611) HM
99South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — Dr. Thomas Dale House73 Church Street
[Top Marker]: Dr. Thomas Dale House 73 Church Street Has Been Placed on the National Register of Historic Places by the United States Department of the Interior c. 1716-33 [Middle Marker]: In 1733 Col. Miles . . . — Map (db m47929) HM

100South Carolina (Charleston County), Charleston — Quaker Burial Ground
The following people were buried at the Quaker meeting house graveyard on King Street and were reinterred at this site in 1974. (Left Column) John Allen - 1720 Bena Austin - 1735 John Cooper - 1715 Mary Fisher Bayly Crosse - . . . — Map (db m47770) HM
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Jan. 19, 2021