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"woolworth House"

Historic Property
Alternate Name:
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Street Address:
203 Third Avenue (south side of Third Ave, between Newberry & Coker Spring), Aiken, SC

Site Number:
S108042001100028
Site Number:
2-10-58(110) / 30030-01-006
Category:
Building
Construction Date:
before 1927
Historic Use:
Residential/Domestic
Current Use:
Residential/Domestic
Architect or Builder:
architect for remodeling - Julian Peabody (see Life and Sport in Aiken)
Construction Method:
wood frame
Foundation Materials:
Brick
Roof Materials:
composition shingle
Signficant Architectural Features:
Built on a steep slope, the front of this weatherboarded house is one story, and the rear is two stories. Main part of the house has a gable roof; east wlng has a hip roof. House has at least 3 brick chimneys, windows are double-hung sash, 2/2, except where otherwise indicated. OUTBUILDINGS: Frame building wlth metal roof, possibly a stable.
Historical Information:
Owned by the Hitchcocks, "woolworth House" was the winter home of Harry worcester Smith, who wrote Life and Sport in Aiken.
Source of Historical Information:
Smith, H. W. Life and Sport in Aiken. New York: Derrydale Press, 1935.*6
Survey:
Aiken - City - Winter Colony Historic Districts Survey, 1982
Archives Location:
Box 11, Series 108042, Survey of historic resources (county by county data on surface properties), circa 1971-2014

Related place
Aiken County