Not Named

Historic Property
Alternate Name:
Miss Annie Arnold's Schoolhouse
Street Address:
US 301 and Matthews Bluff Road (on public school grounds), Allendale

Site Number:
Site Number:
Date Surveyed:
Construction Date:
circa 1875
Historic Use:
Current Use:
Vacant/Not In Use
Construction Method:
Foundation Materials:
Roof Materials:
wood shingle
Signficant Architectural Features:
Small, 1 story board and batten building with gable roof and scalloped bargeboard. Gabled overdoor shelters the front (NJ entrance. Windows on rear (SJ and west sides are double hung sash, 6/6, with louvered shutters. Plain vertical board doors are located in the center of the front and left (E.) side. outbuildings : none
Historical Information:
This school was established by Miss Augusta Selena Arnold, an important early educator in the Allendale area, ca. 1875 and was closed ca. 1890 when the Allendale Graded School was built. After Gov. Tillman closed liquor bars in S.C., this building was again used as a school. Allendale Pen and Press, est. 1896, also used the building.
Source of Historical Information:
A Survey of Historical Sites in the Lower Savannah Region Allendale on the Savannah, pp. 280-284.;Camille Sharp, Buddenville Community, Allendale, S.C. 29810
City of Allendale, 1979-1980
Archives Location:
Box 13, Series 108042, Survey of historic resources (county by county data on surface properties), circa 1971-2014

Related place
Allendale County