|Object ID #||BEAUFAIN.086-88.001|
|Title||86-88 Beaufain Street (Kate McCloy Houses)|
|Object Type||Property File|
|Scope & Content||
Constructed ca. 1890. Following the earthquake of 1886, Kate McCloy purchased these properties, including the site of a brick house owned by the attorney B. Pressley Smith that was listed as "badly wrecked" by the disaster. McCloy built a large 2½ story, side-hall-plan house with a front, closed gable, double-tiered bay window, and 2-story piazza at 88 Beaufain Street. Her family built a smaller house of similar plan with an Italianate doorway at 86 Beaufain Street, and retained it until 1910.
File contains handwritten (staff) research source and chain-of-title notes; News & Courier article, "Subdivision Variances Denied for Lot on Beaufain Street," 6/4/1980..
|Subjects||Historic buildings--South Carolina--Charleston|
|Physical Description||1 File Folder|
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