Sitton House

Historic Property
Alternate Name:
Street Address:
132 South Mechanic Street, Pendlton, SC

Site Number:
Site Number:
Date Surveyed:
September 21 1982
Construction Date:
circa 1859
Historic Use:
Current Use:
Construction Method:
Foundation Materials:
Roof Materials:
pressed metal shingle
Signficant Architectural Features:
2 story brick residential with gable roof; brick of the common bond pattern; there is a pedimented 2-tiered portico in center of facade; first tier has plain square posts: second tier has plain square posts and slat balustrade; first story bay is ABA -- A is a single 6/6 light window with louvered shutters and lintel; above lintel is a corbelled brick type decorative effect; B is a single door entrance with sidelights which have been painted white and multi-light transom; second story facade bay is ABA --A is a single 6/6 light window with lintel and louvered shutters; B is a single door entrance with sidelights; house has corner brick pilasters and also brick pilaster response; underneath eaves of house are paired carved brackets ; left elevation has a small 1 story pedimented portico with square posts and balustrade; gable ends of house have paired carved brackets and a rectangular louvered vent; there are 2 interior brick chimneys OUTBUILDINGS: modern garage
remodeled 1930 & 46
Historical Information:
built by John Bradley Sitton; first brick house in town; sitton served as postmaster of Pendleton 1835-65 & mayor for 20 years.
Pendleton - City, 1982-1983
Archives Location:
Box 14, Series 108042, Survey of historic resources (county by county data on surface properties), circa 1971-2014

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Anderson County