• 122 Wentworth Street


Historic Property
Street Address:
122 Wentworth Street, Charleston, South Carolina (Charleston County)

Date Surveyed:
circa 1972
Construction Date:
circa 1796
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Signficant Architectural Features:
This house like 120 Wentworth was built by John Burckmeyer. It is of 3 story clapboard with flat roof, built upon a high basement. A two story veranda extends along the side of the house. A window pane was recently found in a 2nd story window with the name Eliza Cobia, 1798 cut into it by a diamond. Cobia is a family name of the Burckmeyers.
Historic Charleston Foundation Survey 1972
Archives Location:
Box 5, Series 108042, Survey of historic resources (county by county data on surface properties), circa 1971-2014