"Moorlands" – 310 Federal Street, Beaufort SC

Built in: Post Civil War

The original house on this site is shown in the 1798 sketch of the Beaufort waterfront done by John Campbell. Built by John Bell I and later sold to Robert Barnwell, the house was used as a hospital during the War Between the States. In the 1890’s a great part of it was destroyed by fire. The present house was built on the original tabby foundation by Dr. Prioleau. Facing south, upper and lower porches give a lovely view of the Beaufort River.

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