Historic Property
Alternate Name:
McCormick - Summerall House
Street Address:
902 Magnolia Street, SE, Aiken, SC

Site Number:
Site Number:
2-10- 16 (50)
Date Surveyed:
September 22 1982
Construction Date:
Current Use:
Architect or Builder:
Willis Irvin
Construction Method:
Roof Materials:
Signficant Architectural Features:
1-story brick house(painted white), irregular in plan. Multi-gabled roof Has cornice with modillions. House has at least six brick chimneys with plain stacks and caps, windows are double-hung sash, 6/6; they once had shutters (hardware remains); all of the windows that can be seen from Magnolia Street have surrounds that feature cornices with a dentil course. Across the north, south and most of the west sides are terraces. Front (west elevation): design is basically symmetrical; in the center of the front is a pedimented porch which is characterized by a fanlight in the pediment; an entablature with trighyphs and medillians and 4 Tuscan columns; the porch shelters the central entrance, a single 6-panel door, diamond-paned sidelights, and large semicircular fanlight; on either side of the porch are two windows and an entablature with trighyphs and medillions; at the north and south ends of the front are projecting wings which have gable roofs that have a rounded louvered vent in their pedimented ends (which are stuccoed); both the north and south wings feature two windows on their west sides. North & South sides: at the east end of each of these sides is a gabled wing (with pedimented end) . OUTBUILDINGS:
Source of Historical Information:
1935 Sanborn map of Aiken; Aiken, Queen of winter Resorts
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