The Black Stables

Historic Property
Alternate Name:
Street Address:
217 East Street (217), Aiken, SC

Site Number:
Site Number:
2-10-123 (90)
Date Surveyed:
September 21 1982
Current Use:
Architect or Builder:
Northeastern Const. Co.
Construction Method:
exterior covered with stucco
Roof Materials:
composition shingle
Signficant Architectural Features:
Large, mostly two-story stuccoed house. Irregular L-shaped plan. Most of the windows appear to be casement type and have louvered shutters. House has at least 8 stuccoed chimneys, which have chimney pits. North elevation: asymmetrical design: near the center of this side is the front entrance, which is recessed and which has a 3-light transom; on the second floor above the entrance is a balcony which has chamfered posts and single wooden balustrade. At the east end of the front of the house is an opening on the first floor for the driveway. Rear: ell attached at the west end of the rear. OUTBUILDINGS: See #712 - Stable on Third Ave.
Historical Information:
Built for Mr. Baynard Warren in 1930 for $100,000. Stable built in 1931.
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