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Historic Property
Alternate Name:
The Green
Street Address:
Laurens St., SE corner Pinckney St.;(Beaufort County)

Site Number:
025-757
Control Number:
U/13/025-757
Tax Number:
R120 004 000 655A 0000
Date Surveyed:
February 8 1997
Category:
Site
Historic Use:
Landscape
Current Use:
Landscape
National Register Determination:
contributes to listed district
Signficant Architectural Features:
Private open space incorporating entire city block, informally planted in grass with specimen live oaks on west, east and south sides.
Historical Information:
Open space long associated with the Berners Barnwell Sams House located at 201 Laurens Street to north east. Block 6 was in the ownership of R.R. Sams just before Civil War. During Civil War used as military campground.
Source of Historical Information:
Library of Congress: map of Beaufort Hospitals, 1862; National Archives RG 58, Direct Tax Claims.
Quadrangle Name:
Beaufort