8-10 Tradd Street

8-10 Tradd Street (HM167V)

Location: Charleston, SC 29401 Charleston County
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Country: United States of America
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N 32° 46.504', W 79° 55.67'

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The Lamboll Double Tenement

circa 1726
rebuilt 1781

The masonary structure of this double residence was constructed by Charleston merchant Thomas Lamboll circa 1726. The date of construction is based on surviving land grants showing the establishment of common use alleys on either side of the property. The original frame upper story and roof were heavily damaged by fires in the mid-eighteenth century and rebuilt circa 1781. The gambrel or "Dutch gable" roof is a rare surviving example of an architectural form once common in eighteenth century Charleston. Regrettably, the gambrel roof form has largely disappeared from the city as a result of early twentieth century demolitions.
This building was owned and renovated in 1918 by Miss Susan Pringle Frost, founder and first president of the Society for the Preservation of Old Dwellings, later renamed the Preservation Society of Charleston. Miss Frost was the guiding force behind the renovation of many buildings in the city, including several on Tradd Street.
HM NumberHM167V
Series This marker is part of the South Carolina: Preservation Society of Charleston series
Year Placed1999
Placed ByThe Preservation Society of Charleston
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, September 13th, 2014 at 9:08pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 600413 N 3626859
Decimal Degrees32.77506667, -79.92783333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 32° 46.504', W 79° 55.67'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds32° 46' 30.24" N, 79° 55' 40.20" W
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Area Code(s)843
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 8-10 Tradd St, Charleston SC 29401, US
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