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The Columns — Dillon, South Carolina


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This striking home in downtown Dillon was built in 1903 and boasts 34 columns, lending to its memorable name. The Neoclassical manse greets guests with two-story paired Doric columns, and a series of paired one-story Doric columns surrounds the side porches. The facade is symmetrical, in keeping with the Neoclassical style, including the double-paneled entrance door, transom window, and sidelights (windows flanking the door).

Columns Dillon

Pete Lawrence of Sumter, 2015 © Do Not Use Without Written Consent

In recent years the home was purchased and completely restored. Today The Columns is an elegant bed-and-breakfast featuring five guest rooms, each with a fireplace and antique furnishings.

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Address: 601 East Main Street, Dillon, SC 29536
GPS Coordinates: 34.414582,-79.366407

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One Comment about The Columns

Charles PittmanNo Gravatar says:
January 26th, 2017 at 9:10 pm

Gorgeous photo of a gorgeous home that’s now an inn. It’s awesome.




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