$5,950,000 48&48 1/2 South Battery Charleston, SC

MLS: 18027765   Type: Single Family   County: Charleston   City: Charleston   Area: Charleston Inside Crosstown   Neighborhood: South Of Broad   Zip: 29401   Style: Charleston Single     Stories: 1

Mortgage $27,934 /mo

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Baths

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Lot Size

Built

7

7

2

8,300

5,663

1846

The historic James Macbeth House, c. 1846, and charming c. 1790 carriage house are being offered together for the first time in decades. Known as one of Charleston's finest examples of Greek Revival architecture, the exquisite South of Broad main residence embodies Southern living and hospitality at its finest. Steps from the Battery, and in walking distance to all Charleston has to offer, this residence is perfectly located. Having a stately presence on the street, one is drawn to this beautiful home and to the Greek Key etched front door. Once inside you will be entranced with the beautiful mahogany staircase which leads to the main living areas. You will be stunned by the soaring ceilings, grand proportions, heart pine floors,wonderfully wide piazza, floor to ceiling windows, marble mantles, moldings and etchings steeped in history. You can imagine the parties and life stories that took place in these rooms, as well as sitting on the piazza enjoying the southern breezes and view of the Ashley River. Fortunately, the home has been updated and beautifully maintained for modern day living. The eat in kitchen boasts the finest appliances with abundant storage, finished off with a butler's pantry and wet bar. There are a total of 5 bedrooms and 5.5 baths over 6000 sq ft. The ground floor is currently being used as additional living space consisting of family room, wine cellar, laundry room, bathroom and dining area. This could easily be converted to a mother in law suite as it has its own entrance and meter. The new bluestone courtyard, complete with outdoor kitchen, with 2 grills, ice maker and firepit is a private, urban oasis perfect for entertaining. Set back on the property , with its own secret garden sits the 2300 sq ft Carriage House , c. 1790, not only exudes and abundance of charm, but allows for a ton of flexibly. As a guest house or a rental property the possibilities abound. 2 bedrooms, 2.5 baths, 4 fireplace, updated kitchen, parking and garden is an oasis all of its own.

Elementary School

Middle School

High School

Memminger
Distance: 0.71 Miles
Courtenay
Distance: 1.61 Miles
Burke
Distance: 1.9 Miles

Price History

10/10/2018 Listed $5,950,000

Amenities Cable TV Available, Trash Pickup
Auction No
Garage Features Off-Street Parking
Lease Purchase No
Listing Area 51 - Peninsula Charleston Inside of Crosstown
New Owned Pre-Owned
SF Detached Style Charleston Single
Subdivision South of Broad

Interior Features

Bedrooms 7
Cooling Central
Fireplace Description Bedroom, Dining Room, Family Room, Living Room, Three +
Floors Ceramic Tile, Slate, Wood
Heating Gas
Master Bedroom Garden Tub/Shower
Misc. Interior Ceilings - 9'+, Skylight, Ceiling - Smooth, Window Treatments - Some, Walk-In Closets, Wet Bar, Wine Cellar
Rooms Family, Formal Living, Foyer, Laundry, Office, Study
Stories Multi-Story

Exterior Features

Acreage 0.13
Exterior Block/Masonry, Brick - Solid, Wood Siding
Foundation Crawl Space
Lot Description 0 - .5 Acre
Misc. Exterior Fence - Wooden Enclosed, Gutters, Lawn Irrigation
Roof Asphalt Shingle, Tile

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https://www.charlestondigs.com/property/13-18027765-4848-12-South-Battery-Charleston-SC-29401

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Property vs Zip Code Avg (29401)

Price 5.95M Avg 2.58M

Sqr Feet 8,300 Avg 3,657

Cost / Sqr Ft $717 Avg $707

Acres 0.13 Avg 0.15

Visits 214 Avg 542

Days on Site 13 Avg 168

Walkscore® 59 Avg 79

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Listing Provided Courtesy Of: Hudson Phillips Properties Charleston LLC




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Location & Address

Charleston Digs
496 Bramson Court, Suite 200
Mt. Pleasant , SC
843-779-6783