Dogan, Dr. Joseph H. House

Historic Property
Alternate Name:
Dr. Dogan House
Street Address:
408 West Main St., Union SC (Union County)

Site Number:
1013
Control Number:
U/87/1013
Tax Number:
73-11-16-9
Date Surveyed:
March 24 2005
Construction Date:
circa 1823
Historic Use:
Residential/Domestic
Current Use:
Residential/Domestic
Historic Core Shape:
L
Number of Stories:
2.5
Construction Method:
frame
Exterior Walls Materials:
Weatherboard
Foundation Materials:
Not Visible
Roof Shape:
gable, lateral
Roof Materials:
composition shingle
Porch Width:
fa├žade
Porch Shape:
flat
National Register Determination:
not eligible;
Signficant Architectural Features:
The home has two-over-two double hung sash windows, two exterior end chimneys, entry door with thin sidelights and shallow fanlight, and one- ell.
Historical Information:
Home to Union's first doctor. Dr. Dogan arrived in Union on horseback in 1815 to set up his medical practice.
Source of Historical Information:
Catawba Regional Planning Council. Historic Sites Survey, Union County. November 1976. pp. 10.
Quadrangle Name:
Union West

Related place
Union County