Lenoir Store

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Lenoir Store
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Lenoir Store is located in South Carolina
Lenoir Store

3240 Horatio Road

Horatio, South Carolina
Coordinates 34°1′17.1″N 80°34′5.0″W / 34.021417°N 80.568056°W / 34.021417; -80.568056Coordinates: 34°1′17.1″N 80°34′5.0″W / 34.021417°N 80.568056°W / 34.021417; -80.568056
Area 1.2 acres (0.49 ha)
Built 1878
Architect unknown
Architectural style wooden Vernacular architecture
Governing body Private
NRHP Reference # 97000744[1]
Added to NRHP July 3, 1997

The Lenoir Store built in 1869 is an historic general store building located at 3240 Horatio Road in the High Hills of Santee community of Horatio, South Carolina.[2][3] It stands on the same site where the Lenoir family has operated a general store since before 1808 and "is the oldest business establishment in Sumter County".[4] Since 1900 it has served as the post office for Horatio Zip Code 29062. On July 3, 1997, it was added to the National Register of Historic Places.[1] As of that date, it was still being operated by members of the Lenoir family.[2] Lenoir is pronounced le-nore.

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  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2010-07-09. 
  2. ^ a b Richardson, Katherine H.; Robert B. Bennett, Jr. (September 2, 1996). "Lenoir Store" (PDF). National Register of Historic Places - Nomination and Inventory. Retrieved 8 September 2012. 
  3. ^ "Lenoir Store, Sumter County (3240 Horatio Rd., Horatio)". National Register Properties in South Carolina. South Carolina Department of Archives and History. Retrieved 8 September 2012. 
  4. ^ * South Carolina Department of Archives and History file on Lenoir Store

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