Allen Dial House

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Allen Dial House
Allen Dial House.jpg
Allen Dial House, April 2012
Allen Dial House is located in South Carolina
Allen Dial House
Allen Dial House is located in the US
Allen Dial House
Location South Carolina Highway 729, near Laurens, South Carolina
Coordinates 34°28′36″N 82°6′5″W / 34.47667°N 82.10139°W / 34.47667; -82.10139Coordinates: 34°28′36″N 82°6′5″W / 34.47667°N 82.10139°W / 34.47667; -82.10139
Area 2.6 acres (1.1 ha)
Built c. 1855 (1855)
Architectural style Greek Revival, Raised cottage
NRHP reference # 82003874[1]
Added to NRHP January 21, 1982

Allen Dial House, also known as The Valley and Cedar Valley Farms, is a historic home located near Laurens, Laurens County, South Carolina. It was built about 1855, and is a 1 1/2-story, rectangular frame dwelling sheathed in narrow width weatherboard in a vernacular interpretation of the Greek Revival style. It sits on a high stuccoed masonry foundation. The front facade features a pedimented portico supported by four paired and fluted pillars. Also on the property is a rectangular one-story outbuilding, originally a kitchen.[2][3]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1982.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ Rebecca Starr (n.d.). "Allen Dial House" (pdf). National Register of Historic Places - Nomination and Inventory. Retrieved June 14, 2014. 
  3. ^ "Allen Dial House, Laurens County (S.C. Sec. Rd. 729, Laurens vicinity)". National Register Properties in South Carolina. South Carolina Department of Archives and History. Retrieved June 14, 2014.