Brewton, Miles, House (NRIS 66000699)

Address: 27 King St., Charleston, South Carolina. County/parish: Charleston.

1 contributing building.

Added to the National Register of Historic Places October 15, 1966.

From Wikipedia:

Miles Brewton House

The Miles Brewton House is a National Historic Landmark residential complex located at 27 King Street in Charleston, South Carolina, USA. It is one of the finest examples of a double house (a reference to the arrangement of four main rooms per floor, separated by a central stair hall) in Charleston, designed on principles articulated by Andrea Palladio. Located on two acres, its extensive collection of dependencies makes it one of the most complete Georgian townhouse complexes in America. The house was built ca. 1765-1769 for Miles Brewton, a wealthy slave trader and planter. There is also a sizable garden.

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Architects:

  • Unknown

Architectural styles:

  • Georgian
  • Other

National Park Service documentation: https://npgallery.nps.gov/AssetDetail/NRIS/66000699

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