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Guard House and Market

Historic Property
Alternate Name:
Pendleton Library & Police Dept.
Street Address:
Town Square, Pendlton, SC

Site Number:
S108042001400120
Site Number:
52
Date Surveyed:
October 19 1982
Category:
Building
Construction Date:
circa 1860 – 1911
Historic Use:
Commerce/Trade
Current Use:
Government
Construction Method:
Frame and brick
Foundation Materials:
Brick
Roof Materials:
pressed metal shingle & raised seam metal
Signficant Architectural Features:
Main portion is a two-story rectangular plan, gable roof building which has been stuccoed in metal panel and rests on a stone foundation; there is an exterior brick flue w/hooded cap on the facade; on the rear is a staircase that leads; to the second floor and there is a crude framed cupola on top; projecting on the facade is a one-story gabled roof addition which has a vault portico which rests on wooden columns; the facade is a 3 bays; ABA: A is a multi-light sash over single sash; B is single door entrance; the side elevations are all windows; there are exposed rafter ends beneath the eaves. This framed portion was built in 1911 to serve as the Library. OUTBUILDINGS: None visible
Alterations:
stuccoed mortif and modern second story entrance.
Historical Information:
Originally built has a market and guard house, converted to a library in 1911.
Survey:
Pendleton - City, 1982-1983
Archives Location:
Box 14, Series 108042, Survey of historic resources (county by county data on surface properties), circa 1971-2014

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Anderson County