608 North St.;(Beaufort County)
R120 004 000 0821 0000
July 8 1997
Historic Core Shape:
Number of Stories:
over 1 bay, less than full
National Register Determination:
contributes to listed district
Signficant Architectural Features:
style falls into no convenient category reflecting local conventions rather than regional ones. Sate 1880's or earlier?2 story timber framed dwelling. Main facade faces street to north. Five bay with central entrance. Entranceway has sidelights and introduced 6 light transom over. 2 story tiered porch is 3 bays wide, supported on chamfered timber posts at the second floo
composition cladding replaces original; lower north porch reconstructed; concrete steps introduced.
Alteration including recladding makes determination of date difficult. Site arrangement suggests construction in 1870s or 1880s Very similar structure shown here on Sanborn Insurance Company map of 1899. In 1899 a 2 story rear porch is illustrated plus
Source of Historical Information:
Bob Bender, 608 North St.