West Baruch Street (next to the Seaboard Coast Line Railroad tracks) (map 38-05), Denmark, SC
June 17 1982
1922 – 1931
Signficant Architectural Features:
Two-story weatherboarded house. Gable roof with exposed rafters. One interior chimney with corbeled cap can be seen from W. Baruch St. Most of the windows are double-hung sash, six-over-six. Front (south elevation): asymmetrical; front entrance, a single door, is sheltered by a one-bay porch with shed roof supported by brick pillars; on either side of the entrance is a single window; at the east end of the first floor is a recessed porch; on the second floor are three single windows and a triple window (three single-sash 9-light windows). East elevation: recessed porch on the first floor; on the second floor are a band of six nine-light, single-sash windows at the south end, and one six-over-six window at the north end. OUTBUILDINGS: Small, frame building in front of the house.
The 1931 Sanborn map of Denmark shows that this building was then a dwelling. The house is in an area not shown by the 1922 Sanborn map, but the 1922 map indicates that the area was vacant.
Source of Historical Information:
Sanborn maps of Denmark: 1922, 1931.
Denmark - City, 1980/1982
Box 14, Series 108042, Survey of historic resources (county by county data on surface properties), circa 1971-2014