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Beaufort Historic District

Beaufort, South Carolina
County of Beaufort.
Between Beaufort River and Bladen, Hamar and Boundary Streets
National Register Number: 69000159
Resource type: District.
The threat level was Satisfactory in
Congressional District: SC-2 Certified Local Government: YES
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Current use/information: Town.

Statement of Significance (as of designation - November 7, 1973):
This coastal city, the second oldest town in the state, is marked by a distinctive style of Southern architecture, different from that of Savannah and Charleston. Structures in the district date from the early 18th to mid-19th century; houses have 2-story porticoes or verandas, and airy, open interiors.

The landmark is in good condition.

The Historic Preservation Plan was updated completed June 2008.

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