• Woman's College Circle, off East Main Street (SC 184)

Alumnae Memorial Hall

Historic Property
Alternate Name:
Memorial Hall
Street Address:
Women's College Circle, off East Main Street (SC 184), Due West, South Carolina (Abbeville County)

Date Surveyed:
circa 1980
Construction Date:
circa 1912
Historic Use:
Current Use:
Number of Stories:
Foundation Materials:
Roof Shape:
Roof Materials:
Metal Shingle
Porch Shape:
2 story
Signficant Architectural Features:
2-story rectangular plan with rear ell with truncated hip roof with metal shingles; red brick laid in stretcher bond with raided brick foundation; 2-story pedimented portico supported by 4 stout Doric columns; frieze with triglyphs and metopes ending with triglyphs on the ends; boxed cornice and plain frieze continue around building; 7 bay facade AA-BBB-AA; A- 1st story window double hung sash 1/1; 2nd story square 3/3; double doors with panels and decorative window; above door a raised rect. brick panel & 2nd story window double 2/2 sash windows, each B has set of cement steps separated by brick piers; brick pilasters and water table; left elevation has 5 bays, each with double, double hung 1/1 sash windows, decorative raised brick panel and double, double hung 2/2 sash windows; also, 3 small arched basement windows with semicircular brick arches; right elevation the same; ell has similar fenestration and an entrance on each side; right entrance was altered and is smaller.
Right side entrance changed & renovated auditorium.
Historical Information:
One of 3 buildings which remain of Due West Woman's College.
Due West - City 1980-1981
Archives Location:
Box 10, Series 108042, Survey of historic resources (county by county data on surface properties), circa 1971-2014

Related places
Due West
Abbeville County