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Title 60 Anson Street (Robert M. Venning House)
Object Type Property File
Scope & Content Constructed ca. 1851; rehabilitated mid-1960s. One of 2 brick single houses constructed by Charleston factor Robert M. Venning, and part of a complex of four Venning Houses near the corner of Anson and Society Streets. Characteristic of Ansonborough single houses but unusual in the tall, narrow window openings, with 9-over-9 light window sashes, and kitchen buildings placed perpendicular to the rear of the main structures. The house at 60 Anson Street has a flat parapeted roofline and is a near duplicate of the building at 43 Society Street, built by Venning ca. 1840.

File contains two files contain documentation of the covenant on the property; annual inspection reports; requests for alterations; correspondence and other documentation related to the sale and/or management of the property and/or of the covenant itself; FOHG house history (1999); historical/research information; copy of HCF easement information card (TMS number, year of construction, significant resident(s), deed research, deed restrictions, measurements, and tax information).

See Covenant/Easement Inspection Photo Files for inspection photography.
Subjects Historic buildings--South Carolina--Charleston
Search Terms Anson Street
Ansonborough
Ansonborough Rehabilitation Project (ARP)
Covenant Property
Physical Description 1 Covenant/Management Folder
1 History/Miscellaneous Folder
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Object ID # ANSON.060.001