Woodburn Plantation

Historic Property
Alternate Name:
Street Address:
US Hwy 76, Pendleton Vicinity, SC

Site Number:
Site Number:
Date Surveyed:
January 13 1983
Construction Date:
circa 1828
Historic Use:
Current Use:
Recreation & Culture
Construction Method:
Foundation Materials:
Roof Materials:
comp shingle
Signficant Architectural Features:
2 1/2 story rectangular plan weatherboarded residential with gable roof pierced by 2 interior brick chimneys; flushboard in gable ends, which have casement windows with 10/10 lites. 2-tiered shed roof porch extends across facade; it wraps portions of right and left elevations. Porch is supported by wood posts with recessed panels; recessed panel frieze between the 2 tiers of porch and plain balustrade on both levels. First story facade is AAAA; "A" is a full length 6-light french, door with 2-light transom. Fluted and reeded surround with greek fret corner blocks are on each door. Flushboard is beneath entire porch area. Single door entrances in similar surrounds are recessed on either side under porch. Right and left elevations under porch feature large double hung sash windows with 12/24 lights in identical surrounds. Access to house is via 2 fieldstone staircases on facade. Rear elevation features 1-story shed porch supported by small Tuscan columns with plain balustrade. First story is AABAA, "A" is single 12/12 window; "B" is a double door entrance with sidelites and transom. Second story facade is 5 bays-all single 12/12 windows. Painted brick piers support the porch; there rare multi-light basement windows. Interior features hardwood floors, marble mantels, massive door surrounds with star motif, etc. OUTBUILDINGS:
2nd story porch added
Historical Information:
Summer home of Charles Cotesworth Pinckney
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