Young Zion Hill Church

Historic Property
Alternate Name:
Miracle Temple
Street Address:
North side Trolleyline Road opposite Kenmont, Aiken, SC

Site Number:
Site Number:
Date Surveyed:
April 23 1986
Construction Date:
circa 1900
Historic Use:
Current Use:
Construction Method:
Foundation Materials:
Brick Piers
Roof Materials:
Patterned metal
Signficant Architectural Features:
Sanctuary: 1 story rectangular church bldg; 3 bays wide (W-E-W), 4 bays deep (W-W-E-W) on W. elev., E. elev. is 5 bays deep (W-W-W-W-W); front facing gable patterned metal roof; smell wood cupola w/louvered vent; boxed cornice v/retur ns; sides of gable end are clad w/alternating wood shingles; paired panelled entrance door3; 6/6 windows; 3mall rectangular chancel, 1 by 1 bay at rear; rear gable end is clad v/shingles; wood weatherboard siding; br. pier fndtn.; Cemetery located about 10 yds E. of church bldg; covers approx. 1/4acre; few markers, mostly recent OUTBUILDINGS: No outbuildings noted
Appeared to have been tower on front, which has been remove
Historical Information:
Sanctuary constructed ca. 1900; Inscription example: Franeis Miles, 3 March 1935; informant believed that church was built for a Black congregation prior to the time her house was built, ca. 1920
Source of Historical Information:
Mrs. A. M. Hudson. 4211 Trollyline Rd , Aiken
Aiken County Survey (Western Portion), 1986
Archives Location:
Box 11, Series 108042, Survey of historic resources (county by county data on surface properties), circa 1971-2014

Related place
Aiken County