Charleston County Historic Locations

The following historic locations are located in Charleston County, South Carolina. Please select a historic place in Charleston County to view details, address information, historical signifiance, and much more.
Aiken, Gov. William, House
48 Elizabeth St.
Charleston, SC
Single Dwelling, Secondary Structure
Aiken, William, House and Associated Railroad Structures
456 King St.
Charleston, SC
Single Dwelling, Rail-Related, Secondary Structure, Warehouse
Ashley Hall Plantation
Address Restricted
Charleston, SC
Work Of Art (Sculpture, Carving, Rock Art), Village Site, Single Dwelling, Forest, Secondary Structure
Ashley River Historic District
Roughly, along the Ashley R. from just E of SC 165 to the Seaboard Coast Line RR bridge
Charleston, SC
Natural Feature, Single Dwelling, Village Site, Garden, Fortification, Road-Related
Ashley River Road
SC 61 between Church Creek and SC 165
Summerville, SC
Road-Related
Auld Mound
Address Restricted
Mount Pleasant, SC
Bailey's Store
On Store Creek at jct. of SC 174 and Point of Pines Rd.
Edisto Island, SC
Department Store
Barnwell House
S of Charleston
Charleston, SC
Single Dwelling, Secondary Structure
Bass Pond Site
Address Restricted
Kiawah Island, SC
Village Site, Camp
Battery Cheves
James Island
Fort Johnson Estates, SC
Fortification
Battery Gadsden
2017 Ion Ave.
Sullivan's Island, SC
Fortification
Battery LeRoy
Riverland Dr.
James Island, SC
Fortification
Battery No. 1
Riverland Dr.
James Island, SC
Fortification
Battery No. 5
Stonefield Subdivision
James Island, SC
Fortification
Battery Thomson
2013 Ion Ave.
Sullivan's Island, SC
Fortification
Battery Tynes
Stono River
James Island, SC
Fortification
Battery Wilkes
St Andrew's Parish
Longbranch Estates, SC
Fortification
Bennett, Gov. Thomas, House
69 Barre St.
Charleston, SC
Single Dwelling
Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church
369 Drayton St.
McClellanville, SC
Religious Structure, Cemetery
Bethel Methodist Church
57 Pitt St.
Charleston, SC
Religious Structure
Blacklock, William, House
18 Bull St.
Charleston, SC
Single Dwelling
Blake Tenements
2--4 Courthouse Sq.
Charleston, SC
Multiple Dwelling
Bleak Hall Plantation Outbuildings
4 mi. SE of Edisto Island off SC 174
Edisto Island, SC
Secondary Structure
Boone Hall Plantation House and Historic Landscape (Boundary Increase)
Long Point Rd. W of jct. with US 17/701
Mount Pleasant, SC
Single Dwelling, Secondary Structure, Garden, Agricultural Outbuildings, Agricultural Fields
Branford-Horry House
59 Meeting St.
Charleston, SC
Single Dwelling
Brewton, Miles, House
27 King St.
Charleston, SC
Single Dwelling, Forest
Brewton, Robert, House
71 Church St.
Charleston, SC
Single Dwelling, Secondary Structure
Brick House Ruin
S of Edisto Island
Edisto Island, SC
Single Dwelling
Brooklands Plantation
Off Laurel Hill Rd. on Scanawah Island
Edisto Island, SC
Cemetery, Single Dwelling
Buzzard's Island Site
Address Restricted
Mount Pleasant, SC
Cape Romain Lighthouses
SE of McClellanville on Lighthouse Island
McClellanville, SC
Water-Related
Cassina Point
Cassina Point Rd.
Edisto Island, SC
Single Dwelling
Castle Pinckney
Shute's Folly Island
Charleston, SC
Fortification
Central Baptist Church
26 Radcliffe St.
Charleston, SC
Religious Structure, Church School
Charleston Historic District (Boundary Increase)
King and Calhoun Sts.
Charleston, SC
Hotel
Charleston Historic District (Boundary Increase)
An area roughly bounded by Calhoun, Archdale, Cumberland, E.Battery, Broad and Gadsden and an area along Anson St.
Charleston, SC
Single Dwelling
Charleston Historic District
An area roughly bounded by Broad, Bay, S. Battery and Ashley and an area along Church bounded by Cumberland and Chalmers
Charleston, SC
Single Dwelling
Charleston Historic District
Incorporates most of area S of Bee, Morris, and Mary Sts. to Waterfront
Charleston, SC
Single Dwelling
Charleston Navy Yard Historic District
Roughly bounded by First St., Hobson Ave., Avenue D, Fourth and Fifth Sts., and the drydocks bet. First and Thirteenth S
North Charleston, SC
Naval Facility
Charleston Old and Historic District (Boundary Increase)
280 E. Bay St.
Charleston, SC
Manufacturing Facility, Warehouse
Charleston Old and Historic District (Boundary Increase)
Roughly bounded by US 17, E. Bay, Charlotte, Cooper River, Laurens, Alexander, Calhoun, Coming, Morris, Bee, & Courtnay
Charleston, SC
Single Dwelling, Multiple Dwelling, School, Manufacturing Facility
Charleston Old and Historic District (Boundary Increase)
25 and 25 1/2 Warren and 114 St. Phillip Sts.
Charleston, SC
Multiple Dwelling
Charleston's French Quarter District
Bounded by Lodge Alley and Cumberland, E. Bay, and State Sts.
Charleston, SC
Warehouse
Christ Church
4.6 mi. NE of Mount Pleasant on U.S. 17
Mount Pleasant, SC
Religious Structure
Cigar Factory
Block bounded by East Bay, Columbus, Blake and Drake Sts.
Charleston, SC
Manufacturing Facility
Circular Congregational Church and Parish House
150 Meeting St.
Charleston, SC
Religious Structure, Church School
Citizens and Southern National Bank of South Carolina
50 Broad St.
Charleston, SC
Organizational, Financial Institution
College of Charleston
Glebe, George, St. Philip, and Green Sts.
Charleston, SC
College
Coming Street Cemetery
189 Coming St.
Charleston, SC
Cemetery
Cook's Old Field Cemetery
0.5 mi. N of Rifle Range Rd.
Mt. Pleasant, SC
Cemetery
Crawford's Plantation House
8202 Oyster Factory Rd.
Edisto Island, SC
Single Dwelling
Dock Street Theatre
135 Church St.
Charleston, SC
Hotel, Single Dwelling
Drayton Hall
12 mi. W of Charleston on SC 61
Charleston, SC
Single Dwelling
Edisto Island Baptist Church
N of Edisto Island, on SC 174
Edisto Island, SC
Religious Structure, Cemetery
Edisto Island Presbyterian Church
1.9 mi. N of Edisto Island on SC 174
Edisto Island, SC
Religious Structure
Enston, William, Home
900 King St.
Charleston, SC
Water Works, Clinic, Secondary Structure, Religious Structure, Institutional Housing
Exchange and Provost
E. Bay and Broad Sts.
Charleston, SC
Customhouse, Meeting Hall, Government Office
Fairfield Plantation
N of McClellanville
McClellanville, SC
Single Dwelling, Secondary Structure
Farmers' and Exchange Bank
141 E. Bay St.
Charleston, SC
Financial Institution
Farmfield Plantation House
Farmfield Rd.
Charleston, SC
Single Dwelling
Fenwick Hall
S of Charleston on John's Island, US 17
Charleston, SC
Single Dwelling, Secondary Structure
Fig Island Site
Address Restricted
Rockville, SC
Fireproof Building
100 Meeting St.
Charleston, SC
Government Office
Florence Crittenton Home
19 St. Margaret St.
Charleston, SC
Institutional Housing
Folly North Site--38CH1213
Address Restricted
Folly Beach, SC
Fortification
Fort Johnson/Powder Magazine
About 3 mi. SE of Charleston on James Island
Charleston, SC
Fortification
Fort Palmetto
Christ Church Parish
Hamlin Sound, SC
Fortification
Fort Pemberton Site
Address Restricted
Charleston, SC
Fortification
Fort Pringle
Riverland Dr.
James Island, SC
Fortification
Fort Sumter National Monument
Charleston Harbor
Charleston, SC
Fortification, Institutional Housing, Battle Site
Fort Trenholm
John's Island Airport
John's Island, SC
Fortification
Frogmore
S of Pine Landing Rd. near intersection of SC 174 and Laurel Hill Rd.
Edisto Island, SC
Single Dwelling
Gibbes, William, House
64 S. Battery
Charleston, SC
Single Dwelling
Greek Orthodox Church of the Holy Trinity
30 Race St.
Charleston, SC
Religious Structure
Grimball, Paul, House Ruins
Address Restricted
Edisto Island, SC
Single Dwelling
Grove Plantation
SW of Adams Run off SC 174
Adams Run, SC
Single Dwelling, Secondary Structure
Hampton Park Terrace Historic District
Roughly bounded by Hagood, and Rutledge Aves., and Moltrie, and Congress Sts.
Charleston, SC
Single Dwelling, Multiple Dwelling, Secondary Structure, Plaza
Hampton Plantation
8 mi. N of McClellanville
McClellanville, SC
Single Dwelling
Hanckel Mound
Address Restricted
Rockville, SC
Harrietta Plantation
5 mi. E of McClellanville off U.S. 17
McClellanville, SC
Single Dwelling, Agricultural Fields, Manufacturing Facility, Secondary Structure
Heyward, Dubose, House
76 Church St.
Charleston, SC
Single Dwelling
Heyward-Washington House
87 Church St.
Charleston, SC
Single Dwelling, Plaza, Secondary Structure
Hibernian Hall
105 Meeting St.
Charleston, SC
Meeting Hall
H. L. HUNLEY (submarine)
E of Charleston
Charleston, SC
Naval Facility
Horse Island
Address Restricted
Rockville, SC
Huguenot Church
136 Church St.
Charleston, SC
Religious Structure
Hutchinson House
N side of Point of Pines Rd.
Edisto Island, SC
Single Dwelling
John's Island Presbyterian Church
10 mi. W of Charleston on SR 20
Charleston, SC
Religious Structure, Cemetery
Kahal Kadosh Beth Elohim Synagogue
90 Hasell St.
Charleston, SC
Religious Structure
King Cemetery
1.1 mi. NE. of Jct. US 17 and S-19-38
Adams Run, SC
Cemetery, Forest
Laurel Hill
Off U.S. 17
McClellanville, SC
Single Dwelling
Lighthouse Point Shell Ring (38CH12)
Address Restricted
Charleston, SC
Long Point Plantation (38CH321)
Address Restricted
Mt. Pleasant, SC
Single Dwelling, Secondary Structure
Lowndes Grove
260 St. Margaret St.
Charleston, SC
Single Dwelling, Secondary Structure
Lucas Family Cemetery
Ellen Dr.
Mt. Pleasant, SC
Cemetery
Lucas, Jonathan, House
286 Calhoun St.
Charleston, SC
Single Dwelling
Magnolia Cemetery
N of Charleston off U.S. 52
Charleston, SC
Cemetery
Magnolia Plantation and Gardens
10 mi. NW of Charleston on SC 61
Charleston, SC
Single Dwelling, Forest, Secondary Structure, Graves/Burials
Manigault, Joseph, House
350 Meeting St.
Charleston, SC
Single Dwelling
Market Hall and Sheds
188 Meeting St.
Charleston, SC
Department Store, Specialty Store
Marshlands Plantation House
N side of Fort Sumter Dr.
James Island, SC
Single Dwelling
McClellanville Historic District
Pinckney, Lofton, Charlotte, Church, Water, Oak, Venning, Legare, Morrison, and Scotia Sts.
McClellanville, SC
Single Dwelling, Camp
McCrady's Tavern and Long Room
153 E. Bay St.
Charleston, SC
Restaurant
McLeod Plantation
325 Country Club Dr.
Charleston, SC
Single Dwelling, Agricultural Fields, Secondary Structure
Middleton's Plantation
3.5 mi. N of Edisto Island off SC 174
Edisto Island, SC
Single Dwelling
Mills, Clark, Studio
51 Broad St.
Charleston, SC
Professional, Multiple Dwelling
Morris Island Lighthouse
6 mi. SE of Charleston
Charleston, SC
Water-Related
Mount Pleasant Historic District
Bounded by Charleston Harbor, Shem Creek, Royal Ave., and McConts Dr.
Mount Pleasant, SC
Religious Structure, Single Dwelling, Camp
Moving Star Hall
River Rd.
John's Islands, SC
Religious Structure, Meeting Hall
Murray, Andrew B., Vocational School
3 Chisolm St.
Charleston, SC
School, Single Dwelling
Nicholson, James, House
172 Rutledge Ave.
Charleston, SC
Single Dwelling
Oak Island
1 mi. off Oak Island Rd. on Westbank Creek
Edisto Island, SC
Single Dwelling
Oakland Plantation House
7 mi. N of Charleston Harbor on U.S. 17
Mount Pleasant, SC
Single Dwelling, Secondary Structure
Old Bethel United Methodist Church
222 Calhoun St.
Charleston, SC
Religious Structure
Old Courthouse
331 King St.
Mount Pleasant, SC
Courthouse
Old House Plantation and Commissary (Boundary Increase)
.5 mi. E of jct. of SC 174 and Oak Island Rd., then right on dirt rd.
Edisto Island, SC
Secondary Structure
Old House Plantation
NE of Edisto Island via SC 174
Edisto Island, SC
Single Dwelling
Old Marine Hospital
20 Franklin St.
Charleston, SC
Hospital
Old Slave Mart
6 Chalmers St.
Charleston, SC
Specialty Store
Patrick, Dr. John B., House
1820 Middle St.
Sullivans Island, SC
Restaurant, Business, Department Store, Single Dwelling
Peter's Point Plantation
SW of Edisto Island off SC 174 on CR 764
Edisto Island, SC
Single Dwelling
Point of Pines Plantation Slave Cabin
Point of Pines Rd.
Edisto Island, SC
Single Dwelling
Porter Military Academy
175--181 Ashley Ave.
Charleston, SC
School, Library, Arms Storage, Military Facility, Religious Structure
Powder Magazine
79 Cumberland St.
Charleston, SC
Arms Storage
Powder Magazine
79 Cumberland St.
Charleston, SC
Arms Storage
Presbyterian Manse
NW of Edisto Island off SC 174
Edisto Island, SC
Church Related Residence
Presqui'ile
2 Amherst St.
Charleston, SC
Single Dwelling
Pritchard, Paul, Shipyard
Address Restricted
Mount Pleasant, SC
Manufacturing Facility
Prospect Hill
Off Laurel Hill Rd.
Edisto Island, SC
Single Dwelling
Remley Point Cemetery
0.2 mi. NE of jct. of Third and Fourth Ave.
Mount Pleasant, SC
Cemetery
Rhett, Robert Barnwell, House
6 Thomas St.
Charleston, SC
Single Dwelling
Robb, William, House
12 Bee St.
Charleston, SC
Single Dwelling, Multiple Dwelling, Sanatorium
Rockville Historic District
Town of Rockville on N bank of Bohicket Creek
Rockville and, SC
Single Dwelling, Camp
Roper, Robert William, House
9 E. Battery St.
Charleston, SC
Single Dwelling
Rose, Thomas, House
57--59 Church St.
Charleston, SC
Single Dwelling, Secondary Structure
Russell, Nathaniel, House
51 Meeting St.
Charleston, SC
Single Dwelling
Rutledge, Edward, House
117 Broad St.
Charleston, SC
Single Dwelling
Rutledge, Gov. John, House
116 Broad St.
Charleston, SC
Single Dwelling
Seabrook, John, Plantation Bridge
NW of Rockville off SC 700
Rockville, SC
Road-Related
Seabrook, William, House
N of Edisto Island off SC 174
Edisto Island, SC
Single Dwelling
Seaside Plantation House
Off SC 174
Edisto Island, SC
Single Dwelling
Seaside School
1097 SC 174
Edisto Island, SC
School
Secessionville Historic District
N of Folly Beach
Folly Beach, SC
Single Dwelling, Fortification, Battle Site, Secondary Structure
Sewee Mound
Address Restricted
Awendaw, SC
Shaw Community Center
22 Mary St.
Charleston, SC
School
Simmons-Edwards House
12--14 Legare St.
Charleston, SC
Single Dwelling, Secondary Structure
Site of Old Charles Towne
Albemarle Point
Charleston, SC
Village Site, Fortification
Slave Street, Smokehouse, and Allee, Boone Hall Plantation
N of Mt. Pleasant off US 17
Mount Pleasant, SC
Graves/Burials, Institutional Housing, Single Dwelling, Processing
Snee Farm--Charles Pinckney National Historic Site
6 mi. W of Mt. Pleasant, 1254 Long Point Rd.
Mount Pleasant, SC
Single Dwelling
South Carolina National Bank of Charleston
16 Broad St.
Charleston, SC
Financial Institution
South Carolina State Arsenal
2 Tobacco St. (Marion Sq.)
Charleston, SC
College, Arms Storage
Spanish Mount Point
Address Restricted
Edisto Island, SC
Sparrow, James, House
65 Cannon St.
Charleston, SC
Single Dwelling
St. Andrews Episcopal Church
5 mi. NW of Charleston on SC 61
Charleston, SC
Religious Structure, Cemetery, Church School
Stiles-Hinson House
940 Paul Revere Dr.
Charleston, SC
Single Dwelling
St. James Episcopal Church, Santee
17 mi. S of Georgetown on the Santee River
Georgetown, SC
Religious Structure
St. Mary's Roman Catholic Church
93 Hasell St.
Charleston, SC
Religious Structure, Cemetery
St. Michael's Episcopal Church
80 Meeting St.
Charleston, SC
Religious Structure
Stono River Slave Rebellion Site
Off U.S. 17 on W bank of Wallace River
Rantowles, SC
Battle Site
St. Philip's Episcopal Church
146 Church St.
Charleston, SC
Religious Structure
Stuart, Col. John, House
104--106 Tradd St.
Charleston, SC
Single Dwelling
Summit Plantation House
Off CR 390
Adams Run, SC
Single Dwelling
Sunnyside
Off N side of Peter's Point Rd.
Edisto Island, SC
Single Dwelling, Secondary Structure
Sunnyside Plantation Foreman's House (Boundary Increase)
N of jct. of Peters Point and Creekwood Rd.
Edisto Island, SC
Single Dwelling
Sword Gate Houses
32 Legare St. and 111 Tradd St.
Charleston, SC
Single Dwelling
Tennent, Josiah Smith, House
729 E. Bay St
Charleston, SC
Single Dwelling
Towles Farmstead
4595, 4611 Towles Rd.
Meggett, SC
Agricultural Outbuildings, Agricultural Fields, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Townsend's, Hephzibah Jenkins, Tabby Oven Ruins
Address Restricted
Edisto Island, SC
Processing
Trinity Episcopal Church
About 1.2 mi. N of Edisto Island on SC 174
Edisto Island, SC
Religious Structure
Unitarian Church
6 Archdale St.
Charleston, SC
Religious Structure
Unnamed Battery No. 1
James Island
Clark's Point, SC
Fortification
Unnamed Battery
St. Andrew
Shaftsbury Townhouses, SC
Fortification
USCGC INGHAM
40 Patriots Point Rd.
Mount Pleasant, SC
Water-Related
U.S. Coast Guard Historic District
Ion Ave. between Station 18 and Station 18 1/2
Sullivans Island, SC
Coast Guard Facility
U.S. Customhouse
200 E. Bay St.
Charleston, SC
Customhouse
U.S. Post Office and Courthouse
83 Broad St.
Charleston, SC
Courthouse, Post Office
USS CLAMAGORE (SS-343)
Patriot's Point
Mt. Pleasant, SC
Naval Facility, Water-Related
USS LAFFEY
W of Mt. Pleasant on E side of Charleston Harbor
Mount Pleasant, SC
Naval Facility, Battle Site
USS YORKTOWN (CV-10)
W of Mt. Pleasant on E side of Charleston Harbor
Mount Pleasant, SC
Naval Facility, Water-Related
Vander Horst, Arnoldus, House
25 mi. SW of Charleston on Kiawah Island
Charleston, SC
Single Dwelling
Vesey, Denmark, House
56 Bull St.
Charleston, SC
Single Dwelling
Wedge, The
NE of McClellanville
McClellanville, SC
Single Dwelling
Wescott Road
W of SC 174
Edisto Island, SC
Road-Related
West Point Rice Mill
Jct. of Lockwood Dr. and Calhoun St.
Charleston, SC
Manufacturing Facility, Rail-Related, Coast Guard Facility, Naval Facility
Wilkinson--Boineau House
5185 SC 174
Adams Run, SC
Single Dwelling
Williams Graded School
Pinckney St.
Lincolnville, SC
City Hall, School
Willtown Bluff
SW of Adams Run at end of CR 55 on banks of S. Edisto River
Adams Run, SC
Village Site, Single Dwelling, Fortification, Secondary Structure
Windsor Plantation
E of SC 174 near Little Edisto
Edisto Island, SC
Single Dwelling

 
 
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