Pleasant Point Manor Pumpouse
adj.335 Pleasant Point Dr.;(Beaufort County)
R200 009 00A 0000 0000
March 9 1998
1929 – 1930
Vacant/Not In Use
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Rectangular 1-story brick pumphouse with metal industrial windows; served as the pumphouse for the pool at the Pleasant Point Manor House (site #025-1390). Now on separate lot.
Reportedly built in 1929-1930 by Arthur Barnwell a wealthy textile heir; Barnwell is reported to have resided in a house at Pigeon Point and to have used the adjacent house primarily for entertaining. This building was the pumphouse for the pool located
Source of Historical Information:
Historic Beaufort Foundation historic sites survey files; interview with Mrs. R. Tompkins, 6 Sussex Ct.