Drinkwater Cottage; "Meadow Lark Cottage"

Historic Property
Alternate Name:
Street Address:
corner of S. Boundary Ave. & williams- burg St. (824 South Boundary SE), Aiken, SC

Site Number:
Site Number:
2-10-155 (23)/3007 2-01-001
Date Surveyed:
Construction Date:
circa 1930
Historic Use:
Current Use:
Construction Method:
wood frame
Foundation Materials:
Roof Materials:
composition shingle
Signficant Architectural Features:
1-story frame house covered with asbestos cement shingles. Hip root has exposed brick chimneys - 1 int. on front slope of roof near peak, 1 on W. slope of roof near peak. Front (SW elevation): asymmetrical ABA - A's are single windows, B is is a single door entrance, which is to the south of center. Across the southern 1/2 of the front is a porch with gable roof (rect. louvered vent in gable and, esp. rafters), brick pillars exp. roof, balustrade with plain balusters. NW side: AABCDE: A's are single windows B is small rect. single sash window C is a single door entrance D is small 6/1 window with 1 paneled shutter E is a single 8/1 window that lacks shutters on NW slope of roof is a shed dormer cont. a rect. louvered vent. SE side: 3 single windows Rear: (This area possibly once a small porch.) Addition at N corner has single door & a double hung (2/2), (house lights) windows on its SE side and double 2/2 window on its NE side to E of this window is a single 6/6 window. Rear wing with hip roof has a single window without shutters on its SE and NE side. None of the windows in rear wing and addition that I can see have shutters. OUTBUILDINGS: wood frame utility building with metal roof & dirt floor
altered - siding
Aiken - City - Winter Colony Historic Districts Survey, 1982
Archives Location:
Box 11, Series 108042, Survey of historic resources (county by county data on surface properties), circa 1971-2014

Related place
Aiken County