Wilson-Clary House

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Wilson-Clary House
Wilson Clary House.jpg
Wilson-Clary House, 2012
Wilson-Clary House is located in South Carolina
Wilson-Clary House
Location 120 Irby Ave., Laurens, South Carolina
Coordinates 34°29′40″N 82°01′05″W / 34.494479°N 82.018189°W / 34.494479; -82.018189Coordinates: 34°29′40″N 82°01′05″W / 34.494479°N 82.018189°W / 34.494479; -82.018189
Area 1 acre (0.40 ha)
Built 1892 (1892)
Governing body Private
MPS City of Laurens MRA
NRHP Reference # 86003471[1]
Added to NRHP December 11, 1986

The Wilson-Clary House, also known as the Crisp House, is a historic home located at Laurens, Laurens County, South Carolina. The vernacular Victorian style house with Eastlake influences was constructed ca1892 for J. J. Wilson, Jr and Toccoa Irby Wilson.[2][3]

The two-story frame house has two brick chimneys above a cross-gable roof. It has a single-story wraparound porch with a tent roof gazebo at its vertex and pedimented window surrounds. The interior features ceiling medallions, a marble mantel and an elaborate staircase.[3]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1986.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2010-07-09. 
  2. ^ "Wilson-Clary House". Retrieved December 1, 2013. 
  3. ^ a b "City of Laurens Multiple Resource Area: Supplement I" (PDF). Retrieved December 1, 2013.