Marshlands House

Marshlands House (HMKGW)

Location: Charleston, SC 29412 Charleston County
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Country: United States of America
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N 32° 45.034', W 79° 54.031'

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Circa 1810

The Marshlands House was built byJohn Ball on his Cooper River riceplantation. In 1901 Marshlands was sold to the U,S. Navy for the shipyard.Threatened with demolition, the home wasbarged to its present location in 1961.
The Federalist style house is anexceptional example of AntebellumArchitecture and is best known for itsinterior wood gougework ornamentation.
In 1973 the Marshlands House was listedon the National Register of HistoricalPlaces and is maintained as one of ourcultural resources.
Placed ByS.C. Department of Natural Resources
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Date Added Sunday, September 21st, 2014 at 3:40am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 602999 N 3624169
Decimal Degrees32.75056667, -79.90051667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 32° 45.034', W 79° 54.031'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds32° 45' 2.04" N, 79° 54' 1.86" W
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Area Code(s)843
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 412-418 Fort Johnson Rd, Charleston SC 29412, US
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