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Charles Pinckney National Historic House

Posted By: Jenny Daly In: Mount Pleasant SC
Date: Thu, Jan 19th 2017 1:14 pm

Nestled in Mount Pleasant near Boone Hall Plantation is another important historical site, the Charles Pinckney National Historic House. This plantation is actually adjacent to Snee Farm, a popular residential neighborhood in Mount Pleasant. The land that Snee Farm was developed on was a part of the 28 acre rice and indigo plantation. The house, built in 1828, still remains a museum and visitor center.

Charles Pinckney built the home as a plantation and a summer retreat,. Pinckney was a prominent political figure in South Carolina. Not only was he governor of SC,a member of the United States Senate and House of Representatives, he was a principal writer and signer of the declaration of independence.
It was designated as a National Historic Site in 1988. It is currently open daily 9AM until 5PM and is free to visit. You can tour the home as well as the surrounding grounds.

Jenny Daly

Realtor, Agent Owned Realty