8 South Battery, Charleston, South Carolina (Charleston County)
Site card S108042000400212000
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Built in 1768 by Thomas Savage, the house is a fine example of the double house, with two stories above a brick basement. Its original entrance was apparently on Church Street, since early records give such an address. The house was a long time residence of Col. William Washington, first cousin of Gen. George Washington, a most noble Revolutionary hero.
Historic Charleston Foundation Survey 1972
Box 4, Series 108042, Survey of historic resources (county by county data on surface properties), circa 1971-2014