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Historic Property
Alternate Name:
Fordham's Hardware
Street Address:
701 Bay St.;(Beaufort County)

Site Number:
025-913
Control Number:
U/13/025-913
Tax Number:
R120 004 000 0944 0000
Date Surveyed:
August 5 1997
Category:
Building
Construction Date:
circa 1907
Alteration Date:
circa 1950
Historic Use:
Commerce/Trade
Current Use:
Commerce/Trade
Number of Stories:
2
Construction Method:
masonry
Foundation Materials:
Brick
Roof Materials:
not visible
National Register Determination:
contributes to listed district
Signficant Architectural Features:
2 story commercial block with main entrance from Bay Street to south. Main facade has parapet divided into 4 bays by brick and cast stone piers supported on corbels in vaguely Beaux Arts style. 2nd floor windows maintain 4 bay division, each window be
Alterations:
2 story brick extension to north.
Historical Information:
Occupies site of McKee House destroyed in fire of 1907. According to owner, south section of present building built soon after fire in 1907.
Source of Historical Information:
A. Fordham
Quadrangle Name:
Beaufort