Meng House

Historic Property
Alternate Name:
Unknown
Street Address:
117 Academy St., Union SC (Union County)

Site Number:
0947
Control Number:
U/87/0947
Tax Number:
73-12-7-8
Date Surveyed:
March 4 2005
Construction Date:
1832
Historic Use:
Residential/Domestic
Current Use:
Residential/Domestic
Historic Core Shape:
Rectangular
Number of Stories:
2.5
Construction Method:
frame
Exterior Walls Materials:
Weatherboard
Foundation Materials:
Stone Piers
Roof Shape:
gable, end to front
Roof Materials:
composition shingle
Porch Width:
full fa├žade
Porch Shape:
engaged
National Register Determination:
listed;
Signficant Architectural Features:
The home has six-over-six double hung sash windows, six-over-six window with sidelights and transom in the gable ends, monumental portico supported with Doric columns. 07/12/1976
Historical Information:
The home was constructed by Zachariah Herndon and designed by W.W. Jones. The lumber used in its construction was brought from Columbia and Charleston.
Source of Historical Information:
Catawba Regional Planning Council. Historic Sites Survey, Union County. November 1976. pp. 27.
Quadrangle Name:
Union East

Related place
Union County