The Tree House
708 East St.;(Beaufort County)
R120 004 000 555B 0000
July 23 1997
Historic Core Shape:
Number of Stories:
gable (end to front)
National Register Determination:
Non-contributing in listed district
Signficant Architectural Features:
Two story gable ended structure raised on brick piers with 2 story "L" added rear right. Large live oak enclosed on two sides by building hence popular name. Engaged 2 story porch with tiers supported by square posts at first and second floor levels.
Entire structure extensively remodeled; porch reworked.
Said to have been moved from corner of Carteret and Boundary streets by Robert Smalls family. House on this site according to Sanborn Insurance Co. Map by 1912. "L" not present in 1924.