Maternity Shelter Hospital
Sunbelt Human Advacement Resources
1200 Pendleton Street, Greenville, SC (Greenville County)
November 10 2017
Historic Core Shape:
Number of Stories:
Exterior Walls Materials:
entrance bay only
National Register Determination:
Signficant Architectural Features:
Mid-century Modern style archiectural elements. Central porte-cochere with front facing gable with row of vertical posts as a screen. Aluminum frame windows grouped in linear windows. Minimal decorative detail. Low-pitched roof, wide overhang eaves.
Rear porch at west elevation with cast iron balustrade. Addition on west side c. 1970.
Former site of Grennville Elementary School (Parker School District). In 1954, that school was razed, and Lawrence Peter Hollis founded and commissioned the construction of the Maternity Shelter Hospital. Hollis was an Greenville community advocate.
Source of Historical Information:
Deed Book 90, page 230; Sanborn Maps; Huff (book)
City of Greenville Historic Resources Survey - 2017