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Type: Residential
Community | City: Beaufort 
Neighborhood: Historic Dist | Old Pt. 
Location: 313 Hancock
Beaufort , SC
Beds: 5  |  F. Baths: 3
Style: Two Story
Built: 1786
Approx. SQFT: 3860.00
Acreage: 0.32
Parking: None
Construction: Frame,Lap

The Talbird-Sams House is thought to have been built in 1786, structural evidence including the original porch form, tabby basement and molding details strongly supports late eighteenth century date. The two story is raised on a tabby basement, which during an early renovation was converted to additional living space for the house, now reflecting 5 bedrooms and 3 baths. Main 5 bay facade faces south with a central entrance. The entrance is enriched doorcase detail including fielded pilasters right and left and full entablature and a central pediment. Architecture on main floor affords single level left and right wings to produce the 'T' shaped plan. The house was listed as a part of Union Hospital #3 during the Civil War. The home still remains in the Sam's Family.




Carteret Street to King then right on East and left on Hancock, house is in second block on left.

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»»Lat: 32.4262
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Beaufort is a city and county seat in Beaufort County, South Carolina, United States. Chartered in 1711, it is the second-oldest city in South Carolina, behind Charleston. The city's population was 12,950 in the 2000 census (46,227 total pop. of Beaufort Urban Cluster). It is situated in the Hilton Head-Beaufort Micropolitan Area. Beaufort (pronounced "bewfort", unlike its counterpart in North Carolina, "buffud") is situated on Port Royal Island, in the heart of the Sea Islands and Lowcountry. The city is renowned for its scenic location and for maintaining a historic character through its impressive antebellum architecture. The city is also known for its military establishments, being situated in close proximity to Parris Island and a U.S. Naval Hospital, in addition to being home of the Marine Corps Air Station Beaufort. The city has been boastd in the New York Times, named "Best Small Southern Town" by Southern Living, named a "Top 25 Small City Arts Destination" by American Style, named a "Top 20 Fishing Town" by Field and Stream, and a "Top 50 Adventure Town" by National Geographic Adventure.

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1111 Bay Street | Beaufort, SC 29902

(843) 252-4218