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Title 47 Church Street (Joseph Verree House)
Object Type Property File
Scope & Content Constructed before 1778. Joseph Verree, who built this fine Georgian house, was a prosperous master carpenter of colonial Charles Town and an active Patriot and member of the Sons of Liberty during the American Revolution. He was married to Mary Ball, daughter of Joseph Ball. The site of 47 Church was part of a large lot of high ground which Verree purchased from his father-in-law in 1767. Verree built the present house and its kitchen before March of 1778.

File contains Historical Notes by Robert Stockton (1999); site plan and elevations (existing plus proposed addition) and related correspondence; Rosen and Associates structural inspection report (1999).

No photographs on file.
Subjects Historic buildings--South Carolina--Charleston
Search Terms Church Street
Eighteenth-Century Expansion
Physical Description 1 File Folder
Object ID # CHURCH.047.1