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This 8,590 sf warehouse space plus 1,700 sf office building behind the No Name Deli on Marion Street caught my eye a few weeks back.
If you look at the aerial view, you can see it's bigger than this street view would imply:
The only hit I come up with for this address is North American Service East, which is generic enough that I have no idea what they did (or do if they moved elsewhere).
As commenter Andrew noted, Mrs. C's Laundry, next to Dutch Cleaners in the IGA plaza (which seems to have no name) has shut down.
(Hat tip to commenter Andrew)
This Cayce drycleaner, in what I still think of as the original location of Silver City and next to the former Artsy Fartsy gallery has moved quite a good ways, from here to the old Gooney Birds plaza on Sunset Boulevard.
The UPS Store at Trenholm Plaza has now moved down the street a few blocks to Forest Park (the Bi-Lo plaza).
This is not the first time the store has moved, a few years ago, it moved across Trenholm Plaza from the location now housing Tazza Kitchen.
I've been in a number of times and have always found the staff helpful and friendly.
UPDATE 25 February 2015 -- The new location:
I stopped at City Market a number of times over the years (though probably not in the last decade), usually to visit the book shop. My memory is hazy about actual purchases, but I think I found a Saint book there once. These are largely forgotten now as even the Roger Moore TV series falls out of the popular memory, but the early ones were a lot of fun: The Saint was always on the side of Right, but rarely on the side of Law...
A set of 19th century warehouse buildings in the Vista could get a facelift and join the growing number of restaurant, retail, office and residential spaces downtown.
A local architect and developer who has rehabilitated a number of historic properties in Columbia wants to purchase the buildings housing Carolina Imports furniture store and City Market Antiques Mall on Gervais Street.
The article is from June 2014 though, and is phrased as "wants to purchase", so I'm not sure if that is what happened in the end or not.
While I was at Very's the other day, I noticed that the finance office next door has relocated (although exactly where to is not completely clear to me from the information on the sign).
Combat Mixed Martial Arts / 1705 Bar & Grill / Uptown Lounge / etc, 3717 Pine Belt Road: 2010s 1 comment
This lot is on that odd little section of Pine Belt at Two Notch where you have a fork in the road, with two-way traffic on both sides of the fork. I suspect originally Pine Belt came out to Two Notch on the fork where these buildings are and that later the second fork and light were added for a straight shot across to Cushman, but it's been this way as long as I can recall, so I could be wrong.
It seems to me that the red building was most recently some sort of night club, but I don't think much has stuck to either building on this property in recent years and now both buildings are for sale together.
Given that this is not the best location in the world, it will be interesting to see what happens here.
I can't find any mention of what this used to be, but if you want a warehouse(*), this, may be for you.
(*) As opposed to 'ware, House!, which is what Dorothy should have shouted to the Wicked Witch Of The East.
I had thought that this building, the former location of George's Book Exchange, had looked vacant for a while but never got around to stopping. Then commenter jonathan noted that it had been torn down.
Doing a bit of googling confirmed that the last tenant Mr. Cheeks Original Creations Barber Shop moved out and to 2700-C Broad River Road sometime in January 2014. Currently the barber sign is still up by the road, and there is no indication what, if anything, is to become of this lot. I hate to see these old houses vanish, but I suspect it was not in great shape.
(Hat tip to commenter jonathan)