Frederick Fraser House
901 Prince St.;(Beaufort County)
R120 004 000 0526 0000
July 12 1997
Historic Core Shape:
Number of Stories:
National Register Determination:
contributes to listed district
Signficant Architectural Features:
2 1/2 story brick dwelling originally 5 bays x 2 bays with hip roof and paired chimney stacks to rear. Secondary accommodation 1 high raised on brick arcade extends along north facade and projects east and west to form "T" shape plan. 5 bay south
Porch reworked perhaps during late 1850's. 2 story accommodation with porch added against north facade, 1985.
Construction attributed to Frederick Grimke Fraser circa 1803. But according to his own testimony Fraser did not come into possession of this property until August 10, 1827. It is possible construction commenced soon thereafter, however style of doorcas
Source of Historical Information:
National Archives, RG 58 Direct Tax Records, affdvt. dated May 25, 1874.