219 Kershaw St. SE, Aiken, SC (Aiken County)
January 4 2010
Historic Core Shape:
Number of Stories:
Exterior Walls Materials:
Brick Piers with Fill
National Register Determination:
contributes to eligible district;
Signficant Architectural Features:
Historic T-shaped plan; stuccoed chimney along ridgeline; single & paired windows; weatherboard siding.
Altered & enlarged (gabled ell) to Duplex - 1909 c; Altered to single family house - 1925 c; large shed-roofed rear addition; infill of pier foundation; replacement windows/doors - 1960s
Nos. 1630-1633 may be the among the six tenant houses built by John Staubes; Sanborn maps show a fifth similar structure dust south of the row. Shown on Sanborn maps: 1904 as small cabin; enlarged as duplex 1909-1918.
Source of Historical Information:
Sanborn maps; Aiken Scrapbook; Margaret Carey.
City of Aiken Historic Resources Survey, Aiken County, South Carolina. May 2010