south side of E. Baruch Street, east of Beech Avenue (tax map no. 38-05), Denmark, SC
June 18 1982
Signficant Architectural Features:
Rectangular, one-story weatherboarded house with an ell attached at the west end of the rear elevation, creating an L-shaped plan. Hip roof with plain boxed cornice. On the main part of the house are two brick interior side slope chimneys (the cap of one of these is now missing); one interior straddle-ridge chimney on the rear ell. Front (north elevation): symmetrical, ABA; A's are double windows, and B is an entrance with single door framed by rectangular three-light transom and three-pane sidelights; across the facade is a porch with hipped roof supported on the ends by two turned posts (and two engaged posts) and, near the center, two plain posts; the front porch has a balustrade with plain balusters. East elevation: two 2/2 windows. West elevation: three 2/2 windows in the core of the house, and four windows in the rear ell (two of these are in an addition to the rear ell). Rear: addition with shed roof at the east end of the rear elevation.
altered - rear ell has been extended; back porch has been enclosed; etc.
According to the Sanborn maps of Denmark, this building was a dwelling in 1922 and 1931. The house is in an area not covered by the 1908 and 1913 Sanborn maps.
Source of Historical Information:
Sanborn maps of Denmark: 1922, 1931.
Denmark - City, 1980/1982
Box 14, Series 108042, Survey of historic resources (county by county data on surface properties), circa 1971-2014