822 Georgia Avenue (north side of Georgia Avenue, between Forest & woodlawn), North Augusta, SC
September 2 1982
Signficant Architectural Features:
Two-story weatherboarded house, irregular in plan. Gable roof has boxed cornice; pedimented gable end faces Georgia Ave. One brick interior chimney on the SW side & two brick exterior chimneys on the NE side can be seen from the street, windows are double-hung sash. Front (SE elevation): asymmetrical; the east end of the front, which projects slightly, features the front entrance on its first floor (wide single glass & wood panel door + screen door, rectangular sidelights with lozenge-shaped panes, and a semielliptical fanlight) and a single second story window; the south end of the front features 2 single windows on each floor; the cornice at the south end of the front has brackets; all of the front windows have lozenge-shaped panes in their upper sashes, and single-light lower sashes; the front gable end has alternate square shingle siding and contains louvered vents in an arrangement that resembles a Palladian window (over the vents is a cornice with dentils, and a semicircular decorative panel). Across the facade is a porch with slender paired Tuscan columns on brick pedestals and a balustrade with plain balusters; this porch is characterized by a semicircular projection at the south corner of the house. NE elevation: east corner of the house is chamfered; placement of windows and doors on the NE side is irregular; most of the windows on this side are double-hung, but the configuration of panes varies. SW elevation: near the center of this side is a slightly projecting two-story gabled polygonal projection, which has a semicircular vent in its pedimented gable end; one-story addition with shed roof. OUTBUILDINGS: Behind the house is a garage with second story apartment (cinder block & asbestos cement siding).
Source of Historical Information:
Sanborn maps of North Augusta: 1918 (105), 1923.
North Augusta Survey, 1982
Box 11, Series 108042, Survey of historic resources (county by county data on surface properties), circa 1971-2014