553 Drake Rd.;(Anderson County)
April 25 2002
Historic Core Shape:
Number of Stories:
Exterior Walls Materials:
Brick Piers with Fill
entrance bay only
National Register Determination:
Signficant Architectural Features:
The home has double main entry doors flanked by sidelights and transom and shed rooms on the rear facade. The entry porch supports are boxed wood columns, with X-shaped hand-cut balustrade. The windows are six-over-six. There are eight outbuildings, including well house, several small barns, and a log building.
According to the resident of 0825, this was the first Drake House before 0824 was built. The home was constructed on land given in a land grant and is part of a century farm.