Ashley River Historic District

Roughly, along the Ashley R. from just E of SC 165 to the Seaboard Coast Line RR bridge, Charleston, South Carolina


National Register information 

Note: The following information comes from the NRHP database and has not been verified.
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on September 12, 1994
Reference number
Architectural styles
Georgian; Other architectural type; Victorian: Italianate; Postmedieval English
Areas of significance
Architecture; Agriculture; Transportation
Level of significance
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Historic functions
Natural feature; Single dwelling; Village site; Garden; Fortification; Road-related
Current functions
Natural feature; Museum; Outdoor recreation; Single dwelling; Road-related; Rail-related
Periods of significance
1650-1699; 1700-1749; 1750-1799; 1800-1824; 1825-1849; 1850-1874; 1875-1899; 1900-1924; 1925-1949
Significant years
1670; 1865
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 14
Contributing structures: 1
Contributing sites: 28
Non-contributing buildings: 68


17th Century (449)
Brick (42,466)
Built 1670 (7)
Built during 1670s (61)
Charleston, South Carolina (87)
District (10,592)
Georgian (1,437)
Italianate (5,120)
South Carolina (2,202)
Stucco (7,816)
Victorian (19,703)