Cavu Lane;(Beaufort County)
R100 027 000 034A 0000
June 17 1997
Historic Core Shape:
Number of Stories:
facade & left elevation
National Register Determination:
Signficant Architectural Features:
Two story house with side gable roof. Facade dominated by two-story, tiered porch which wraps around the left side. Two central doors on first and second floors, 4-bay facade (ABBA). Front roof pitch changes to form porch roof. Slightly overhanging e
One-story, 2 room addition to left side.
Had been a cotton gin on neighboring plantation; moved to the site and refitted as a house in 1881 after wedding of Rosa Ellis and Mr. Benton. Owned by Nellie Hasell Fripp, niece of Rosa Ellis, in early twentieth century, sold it to Ruth Cram in 1940s,
Source of Historical Information:
C.P. Weiland, owner, interview 6/19/97; Stoeber, 1873.