Oswald-Laffitte House
James L. Oswald House

Oswald Laffitte House (Private)
301/Flat Street N
Allendale, S. C. 29810

This house is located on Burton’s Ferry Highway and Flat Street in downtown Allendale was built circa 1898 by James Lawton Oswald, a prominent planter and businessman. It is an excellent example of Queen Anne style of architecture. It is a large 2-3 story clapboard house with high hip and gable roof decorated with finials ,bulky, irregular massing. And interior chimneys. The windows are predominantly double hung sash 1/1, some with lourvered shutters. The house was renovated by Henry and Libby Laffite who made it their home in Allendale for many years.

Info condensed from the S.C. Department of Archives and History.

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