William Dunlap Simpson House

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William Dunlap Simpson House
William Dunlap Simpson House.jpg
William Dunlap Simpson House, February 2012
William Dunlap Simpson House is located in South Carolina
William Dunlap Simpson House
Location 726 W. Main St., Laurens, South Carolina
Coordinates 34°29′44″N 82°1′30″W / 34.49556°N 82.02500°W / 34.49556; -82.02500Coordinates: 34°29′44″N 82°1′30″W / 34.49556°N 82.02500°W / 34.49556; -82.02500
Area 2 acres (0.81 ha)
Built c. 1839 (1839)
Built by Garlington,Christopher
Architectural style Greek Revival
Governing body Private
NRHP Reference # 74001862[1]
Added to NRHP July 24, 1974

William Dunlap Simpson House is a historic home located at Laurens, Laurens County, South Carolina. It was built about 1839, and is a three-story, three bay, Greek Revival style clapboard dwelling with a total of 12 rooms. It was the home of Congressman and South Carolina Governor William Dunlap Simpson (1823-1890).[2][3]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1974.[1] It is located in the Laurens Historic District.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2010-07-09. 
  2. ^ W.H. Brabham and Louise Motes (January 1974). "William Dunlap Simpson House" (pdf). National Register of Historic Places - Nomination and Inventory. Retrieved June 2014. 
  3. ^ "William Dunlap Simpson House, Laurens County (726 W. Main St., Laurens)". National Register Properties in South Carolina. South Carolina Department of Archives and History. Retrieved June 2014.