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Title 5 Atlantic Street (William E. Holmes House)
Object Type Property File
Scope & Content Constructed ca. 1893. A pressed-metal hood supported by console brackets and matching window lintels and cornice ornament this 3-bay, side-hall plan, bay windowed dwelling. William Holmes, proprietor of Holmes, Calder and Company, Charleston's leading paint and oil dealer and manufacturer, built this house as a rental unit in 1893, replacing an earlier house on the site. This property was held as an investment by his family for 81 years.

File contains FOHG house history dated 1995; portion of News & Courier article, DYKYC (date not indicated).

No photos on file. Image in this record from document in property file.
Subjects Historic buildings--South Carolina--Charleston
Search Terms Atlantic Street
Eighteenth-Century Expansion
Physical Description 1 File Folder
Object ID # ATLANTIC.005.001