Robert Mills House

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Robert Mills House
Robert Mills House - Ainsley Hall (Columbia, South Carolina).jpg
Robert Mills House - Ainsley Hall
Robert Mills House is located in South Carolina
Robert Mills House
Location Columbia, South Carolina
Coordinates 34°0′34″N 81°1′45″W / 34.00944°N 81.02917°W / 34.00944; -81.02917Coordinates: 34°0′34″N 81°1′45″W / 34.00944°N 81.02917°W / 34.00944; -81.02917
Built 1823
Architect Robert Mills (architect)
Architectural style Early Republic, Federal
Governing body Local
NRHP Reference # 70000595
Significant dates
Added to NRHP July 16, 1970[1]
Designated NHL November 7, 1973[2]

The Robert Mills House, also known as Robert Mills Historic House and Park or the Ainsley Hall House, is a house in Columbia, South Carolina that was designed by Robert Mills.[3][4]

The Historic Columbia Foundation owns and operates the home as a historic house museum which has been furnished with decorative arts of the early 19th century, including American Federal, English Regency, and French Empire pieces.

The house was declared a National Historic Landmark in 1973.[2] It is located in the Columbia Historic District II.

Robert Mills House


  1. ^ "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2010-07-09. 
  2. ^ a b "Robert Mills House". National Historic Landmark summary listing. National Park Service. Retrieved 2008-03-08. 
  3. ^ Fant, Mrs. James W. (May 16, 1970). "Ainsley Hall House" (PDF). National Register of Historic Places - Nomination and Inventory. National Park Service. Retrieved 26 May 2012. 
  4. ^ "Ainsley Hall House, Richland County (1616 Blanding St., Columbia)" (PDF). National Register Properties in South Carolina. South Carolina Department of Archives and History. Retrieved 26 May 2012. 

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