1st National Bank

Historic Property
Alternate Name:
Street Address:
113 Main Street, 087-02-01-3, Bamberg, SC

Site Number:
Site Number:
Construction Date:
circa 1900
Historic Use:
Current Use:
Construction Method:
red brick
Foundation Materials:
Concrete Blocks
Roof Materials:
tar & gravel
Signficant Architectural Features:
1 story commercial building, rectangular in plan, constructed of brick (front: running bond, right side: common bond). Front: symmetrical, ABA, with central semi-circular arched entry flanked by arched windows; both windows and doorway are plate glass semicircular transoms; decorative details include a wide metal cornice and stone springers, window sills, and string course between the cornice and the 3 recessed panels above the door and windows. Right side: features brick plasters, large arched windows (which have metal bars and have been boarded up), which feature single pane semicircular transoms and hoodmolds. Interior has been renovated. OUTBUILDINGS:
Historical Information:
Constructed between 1898 and 1909, this commercial building is a good local example of eclectic architectural design, which was popular around the turn of the century.
Source of Historical Information:
Sanborn maps of Bamberg (1898, 1909, 1922)
Bamberg - City, 1979-1980
Archives Location:
Box 14, Series 108042, Survey of historic resources (county by county data on surface properties), circa 1971-2014

Related place
Bamberg County