• 308 Hampton Avenue

Gallivan House

Historic Property
Street Address:
308 Hampton Avenue, Greenville, SC (Greenville County)

Site Number:
147 (18-1-25)
Date Surveyed:
circa 1981;circa 1976
Construction Date:
circa 1904 – 1909
Historic Use:
Current Use:
Architect or Builder:
James Gallivan
Number of Stories:
2 1/2
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Description: 2 1/2 story Prairie-style brick structure featuring octagonal bays, gable with Palladian window, bracketed cornice, brick quoins, and a 1 story porch on 3 sides with corner gazebo and clustered columns. Historical significance: Constructed ca. 1904 - 1909 by James Gallivan, an engineer. When purchased in 1960 by Andrew Gwynn Chapter of Knights of Columbus, 2nd floor converted into ballroom; however, present owners are in process of reconstructing original floorplan. 2 1/2 story brick, brick quoins, windows have brick lintels w/keystones, leaded glass in window transoms, palladian dormer window, hipped roof, corbelled brick chimney, tuscan porch columns
The Historic Resources of Greenville, SC (1981)
Archives Location:
Box 6, Series 108042, Survey of historic resources (county by county data on surface properties), circa 1971-2014