Meetze, Maj. Henry A., House (NRIS 79002387)

Address: S of Lexington at 723 S. Lake Dr., Lexington, South Carolina. County/parish: Lexington.

4 contributing buildings.

Added to the National Register of Historic Places July 13, 1979.

Also known as:

  • Maj. Henry A. Meetze House

From Wikipedia:

Maj. Henry A. Meetze House

Maj. Henry A. Meetze House is a historic home located near Lexington, Lexington County, South Carolina. It was built about 1855, and consists of a two-story, rectangular main block, with one-story side wings and a rear ell. The vernacular Italianate dwelling features a hipped roof with bracketed eaves, one and two-story porticoes with cast iron decoration, and bay windows. Also on the property is the original wellhouse and several sheds. Henry Meetze (1820-1904) was a prominent attorney, businessman and civic leader in the Lexington area.

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1979.

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Architects:

  • Meetze, Henry Adam

Architectural styles:

  • Italianate

Significant persons associated with this site:

  • Meetze, Henry Adam

National Park Service documentation: https://npgallery.nps.gov/AssetDetail/NRIS/79002387

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