Fisher House

Historic Property
Alternate Name:
Nancy Forester House
Street Address:
315 West St.;(Beaufort County)

Site Number:
025-958
Control Number:
U/13/025-958
Tax Number:
R120 004 000 0860 0000
Date Surveyed:
September 15 1997
Category:
Building
Construction Date:
1911
Historic Use:
Residential/Domestic
Current Use:
Commerce/Trade
Historic Core Shape:
L
Number of Stories:
1.5
Construction Method:
frame
Exterior Walls Materials:
Weatherboard
Foundation Materials:
Brick Piers
Roof Shape:
hip
Roof Materials:
composition shingle
Porch Width:
full facade
National Register Determination:
contributes to listed district
Signficant Architectural Features:
Single story dwelling raised high on brick piers. Main 3 bay facade faces street to west. Has central entrance flanked by double windows right and left. Entranceway approached via reworked central brick stair and 1 high porch supported on 6 fluted
Alterations:
second wing added to rear left of building and rear entrance reworked between two wings NE and SE.
Historical Information:
Sanborn Insurance Co. maps show no building on this site in 1912, the present structure first being shown in 1924. A daughter of the Fisher family told Feiss-Wright surveyors that the house was built by the Fishers in 1911. A wagon shed and livery stabl
Source of Historical Information:
Historic Beaufort Foundation historic sites survey files.
Quadrangle Name:
Beaufort