Wesley United Methodist Church
701 West St.;(Beaufort County)
R120 004 000 536B 0000
September 12 1997
Historic Core Shape:
Number of Stories:
Exterior Walls Materials:
gable (end to front)
entrance bay only
National Register Determination:
contributes to listed district
Signficant Architectural Features:
Timber framed vernacular style church building orientated east/west. Entrance from west via 3 bay porch which carries on its tall rectangular columns a tower above the entrance. Lower stage of tower surmounted by broken pediment, very low second stage a
Granite plaque states that Wesley UMC was organized in 1833 and renovated in 1985. Present building said to have been dedicated in 1849 by Bishop William Capers.
Source of Historical Information:
Listed in Feiss-Wright survey as 700 West St.