Martin, Jerry Cooper, House
12300 Indian Mound Rd., Mt. Gallagher, SC (Laurens County)
October 30 2001
Historic Core Shape:
Number of Stories:
Exterior Walls Materials:
facade and both elevations
National Register Determination:
Signficant Architectural Features:
Queen Anne/Late Victorian style with decorative shingles in two front gables, and decorative brackets on porch. Two over two windows, stained glass on front door. Decorative vents in gables and decorative chimneys.Complex includes Sites 0264 and 0265.
Jerry Cooper Martin was the son of James Martin who purchased the Bee Hive store across the street and Daniel-Martin House next door in 1878. When James Martin died shortly after his purchase, Jerry Cooper Martin and his mother operated the store.
Source of Historical Information:
Kay Martin Payne, interview, 25 and 26 March 2002.
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