Claussen House
Claussen House
Claussen House
Location5109 Old River Rd., Florence, South Carolina
Coordinates34°07′53″N 79°37′14″W / 34.13139°N 79.62056°W / 34.13139; -79.62056Coordinates: 34°07′53″N 79°37′14″W / 34.13139°N 79.62056°W / 34.13139; -79.62056
Area2.3 acres (0.93 ha)
Builtc. 1830 (1830)
Architectural styleGreek Revival, Italianate
NRHP reference No.01000343[1]
Added to NRHPApril 11, 2001

Claussen House, also known as the Howard-Harllee-Claussen House, is a historic plantation house located at Florence, Florence County, South Carolina. It was built about 1830, and is a raised cottage with early-19th century Greek Revival architecture and late-19th century Italianate style alterations and additions. Also on the property are a contributing smoke house, gardener's cottage, hothouse/greenhouse, chicken coop/outhouse, and carriage shed.[2][3]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2001.[1]


  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. July 9, 2010.
  2. ^ F. Preston Wilson (July 2000). "Claussen House" (pdf). National Register of Historic Places - Nomination and Inventory. Retrieved 5 July 2012.
  3. ^ "Claussen House, Florence County (5109 Old River Rd., Florence)". National Register Properties in South Carolina. South Carolina Department of Archives and History. Retrieved 5 July 2012.