5800 Hwy 178;(Anderson County)
June 4 2002
Historic Core Shape:
Number of Stories:
Exterior Walls Materials:
Brick Piers with Fill
pressed metal shingle
National Register Determination:
Signficant Architectural Features:
The home has two over two windows and six over six windows, one exterior end chimney and one interior chimney, front-projecting gable wing to the right of the main entry door with bay on the first floor, rear shed room, and one-story rear ell with interior and exterior end chimneys and shed porch. The I-house portion of the home has a stone pier foundation and the addition has a brick pier foundation. There are several associated frame outbuildings.
The home was originally an I-house with rear ell but had a front gable wing added to the front at an unknown date. The exterior end chimney on the south façade has been removed. The foundation has been filled with latticed brickwork.
Thomas Martin Welborn House, a century farm. The owner wanted no photograph taken.