Historic Markers Across South Carolina

McCorkle - Fewell - Long House

Marker ID: SCHM 46-19
Location: Corner of College Street & Sumter Avenue, Rock Hill, SC
County: York
Coordinates: N 34° 56.328    W 081° 1.625
  34.9388    -81.02708333
Style: Free Standing **


This two - story frame house with central hall was a typical piedmont farmhouse when built, probably by Stephen McCorkle prior to 1821. Samuel M. Fewell significantly altered the house during his ownership 1867 - 1890. In 1906 the house was purchased and renovated by Alexander Long. In 1893 some of the land here was given to the state for the development of Winthrop College.

Erected by York County Historical Commission - 1981


Two sided - Oakland