Tip Top Too

Historic Property
Alternate Name:
Street Address:
SE corner of Marion St. & Grace Ave., Aiken, SC

Site Number:
Site Number:
2-10-141 (65)
Date Surveyed:
September 22 1982
Current Use:
Construction Method:
wood frame
Roof Materials:
composition shingle
Signficant Architectural Features:
Two-story house with one-story wing. Exterior is covered with shake shingles. Gable roof features boxed cornice with modillions. House has at least 4 brick chimneys (at least 2 of which are exterior chimneys). Most of the windows that can be seen from the street are double-hung sash, 6/6, with shutters. The surrounding first floor front windows feature entablatures. Front (west elevation): two-story core of the house is symmetrical, 7 bays; in the center of the first floor is the front entrance, a single door framed by rect. 4-pane sidelights and semi-elliptical fanlight; over the front entrance is a pedimented porch; the front of the gabled north wing appears to have casement or hard windows; the front of the south wing is hidden by vegetation OUTBUILDINGS:_Dependencies at 725 Grace Avenue .
Source of Historical Information:
1935 Sanborn (area not on earlier maps)
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