The most obvious update to the Hampton-Preston Mansion is its exterior paint color. The home's new ochre yellow paint with brown trim is a palette more fitting with its antebellum origins than its previous gray and white color scheme.
The most obvious update to the Hampton-Preston Mansion is its exterior paint color. The home's new ochre yellow paint with brown trim is a palette more fitting with its antebellum origins than its previous gray and white color scheme. Courtesy of Historic Columbia
The most obvious update to the Hampton-Preston Mansion is its exterior paint color. The home's new ochre yellow paint with brown trim is a palette more fitting with its antebellum origins than its previous gray and white color scheme. Courtesy of Historic Columbia

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