H. B. "Buck" Limehouse, Jr.
Harry B. (Buck) Limehouse, Jr. is a native of Charleston, South Carolina. He serves as owner and founder of Limehouse Properties, a commercial investment real estate company in downtown Charleston. The firm currently operates several period hotels and motels in the Tri-county area, including the Indigo Inn, the Meeting Street Inn, and the Jasmine House all located in the Charleston area and the Summerville Econolodge and the St. George Comfort Inn.
A 1960 graduate of the Citadel, Mr. Limehouse is married to the former Frances Fennell of Walterboro, South Carolina. They have four sons ...Chip, a S.C. State Representative; Brien, General Manager of Limehouse Properties' Hotels Division; Barry, self-employed; and Brad, a professional Polo Player. They are also proud Grandparents.
In mid 2007 Governor Mark Sanford appointed Limehouse as the first Secretary of Transportation in the history of South Carolina and he served in that position until January 2011.