Rose Hill Employees House
502 Edgefield Ave. NW, Aiken, SC (Aiken County)
October 29 2009
Historic Core Shape:
Number of Stories:
Exterior Walls Materials:
Brick Piers with Fill
National Register Determination:
Signficant Architectural Features:
T-shaped plan; asbestos siding; windows found singly; boxed return; porch supports may be original.. Prev. SHPO No. 0019
Asbestos siding - 1950 c; Pier foundation infilled, windows & door replaced - 1980 - 2000 c
Built by the Phelps, owners of Rose Hill (the rear of which is opposite, across Edgefield Avenue from this dwelling), for their employees. Emmanuel and Rosa Johnson occupied the house many years while working at Rose Hill. 1918 Sanborn map area not included on 1909 map.
Source of Historical Information:
Unidentified neighbor. Sanborn maps.
City of Aiken Historic Resources Survey, Aiken County, South Carolina. May 2010