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Front view of A-frame home with deck & rockers for sunbathing or enjoying na

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Last updated: 08/21/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Edisto Beach house description

Sunday to Sunday rental schedule during summer months. Thanksgiving is a perfect time to be at Edisto. Ideal weather and abundant seafood.

The T-house, built from Cypress wood in the 1970’s, is loaded with charm, color, and incredible light. Only a short two blocks to the beach, it’s likely one of the best values on the island with it’s recently remodeled bathrooms, hardwood floors and living room furniture. The house offers three comfortable bedrooms. The kitchen has recent upgrades including fresh paint, a new fridge, floor, counter tops and custom made window treatments. The kitchen walls are pegboard, Julia Child style, as we are a family that loves to cook. I've included regional cookbooks for you to try during your stay including some favorite Low Country favorites.

With all of it’s recent upgrades, the house is a terrific bang for your buck, and any season will offer you something special. It's a perfect spot for special occasions, holiday's or a romantic getaway.

The spacious great room with it's cathedral ceilings, give you a sense of being in a tree house as the house is surrounded by Palmetto Palms and Live Oak trees. It’s the perfect size for a small family, honeymooners, nature lovers, retirees, empty nesters, history buffs and artists. You’ll love having your morning coffee on the back porch while bird watching in the nearby lagoon.

My family and I have been going to Edisto since the late 1970’s and have watched the island develop in wonderful ways. Located 40 miles south of Charleston, Edisto Island it's chocked full of fun activities including a variety of shops and restaurants. You'll be intrigued with the island’s native beauty, it’s history and the friendliness of the permanent residents.

The preservation of Edisto's history, coupled with its careful development and conservation efforts have helped it become one of the best family beaches in South Carolina. Free of high-rise hotels and traffic lights, its charm is still intact.

The island’s Piggly Wiggly, a friendly laid back grocery run by natives, allows you to shop for groceries, wine and beer. A liquor store is next door, and two produce stands on the island offer produce in season. When you are ready to dine out, there are several favorites spots including Po Pig's Barbeque, The Old Post Office and The Plantation Grille where you will find low country cooking and fresh seafood. There are several other fun sandwich and lunch spots to explore too!

For golfers, the islands newly restored golf course, The Plantation Course of Edisto, is reminiscent of a scene out of Jurassic Park--it’s only missing the dinosaurs. I’m told those that have golfed there have really enjoyed the course.

For nature lovers, a wonderful bike path wraps around the island and bikes and kayaks are available to rent at “Edisto Essentials.” The nearby Ace Basin Wildlife Preserve, which also houses one of the island's plantations, is a must do for lovers of wildlife, and if you want to surround yourself with nature you might like a kayak tour that meanders through the wildlife preserve. To top it all off, the island recently opened Botany Bay Plantation which you can tour yourself, or take a guided ecotour of the area that provides you with an unspoiled beach. Highway 174, your route on to the island, was recently named one of America's most scenic highways.

If you fish, Edisto Water Sports and Tackle offers both in shore fishing charts, which run in the creeks as well as off- shore offering deep water fishing in the Atlantic. Islanders can be seen seen fishing and crabbing, shrimping in the creeks around the island.

Fun local shops and galleries are sprinkled throughout the island and are perfect for rainy day shopping.

For church goers, I’ve found all of the churches to be welcoming. The historic Presbyterian and Episcopal churches with on site graveyards are listed on the Historic S.C. register. If you like gospel music, you will find it alive and well on Sunday morning at the local African American Baptist church on the island.

If you are up for a day trip, you’re situated between historic Charleston and Beaufort and Savannah. Charleston is the closer of the three, but they are all worth a visit, and you will find them equally unique. Fine dining, lots of history, carriage rides, boat tours that take you Ft. Sumter, museums, art galleries and fine antique stores. The cities have it all.

Maybe you want to escape winter and visit this quiet, lovely island with few tourists, or perhaps you love the fall and cooler weather when oyster season begins and the shrimp are abundant. If spring is your favorite season you’ll find azaleas and wisteria vines in full bloom while watching the marsh come alive in shades of lime green. For many of us, it’s the summer that lures us to the ocean to escape the summer heat and enjoy the full bustle of the island and that’s when you will experience Edisto in full swing.

Regardless of when you choose to come to Edisto, each season has it’s own mystery and beauty. So if you’re ready to get out of your rat race and kick off your shoes, then this could be your little piece of paradise. Come stay with us at the T-house, 404 Jungle Rd. You’ll be very glad you did!

To inquire about renting please contact at the numbers or e-mail below.

Linens are available for rental on the island through Edisto Essentials, or you can bring your own. Optional cleaning service is available upon departure and my local realty service is there to assist you with any necessary needs.

Mature, responsible and fun loving adults.

Looking forward to hearing from you.

Ginger Pinson

Keywords: A-Frame House

Property Type

      • House

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Meals

              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Suitability

              • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

                25 Years Old and Families please...moreless

              • Pets Not Allowed:

                No Pets Please...moreless

              • Children Welcome

              Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

              Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

              • Bathroom 1: combination tub/shower

                Hall Bath between 2 Guest Rooms...moreless

              • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

                Private off Master Bedroom...moreless

              Kitchen & Dining

              • Oven
              • Coffee Maker
              • Toaster
              • Microwave
              • Kitchen
              • Refrigerator
              • Cooking Utensils
              • Dishwasher
              • Seating for 6 people

              Amenities

              • Living Room:

                Great Room opening to Dining and Kitchen...moreless

              • Washing Machine:

                Located in downstairs laundry room...moreless

              • Clothes Dryer:

                Located in downstairs laundry room...moreless

              • Heating:

                Central...moreless

              • Parking Off Street
              • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
              • Iron & Board

              Entertainment

              • Music Library:

                CD stereo system so you can bring your own music....moreless

              • Stereo:

                In Living Area...moreless

              • Satellite / Cable:

                Comcast Cable...moreless

              • CD Player

              Communications

                  Outdoor Features

                  • Outdoor Grill:

                    Charcoal - please do not grill on decks or porches...moreless

                  • Golf:

                    Plantation Golf Couse is within 3 miles...moreless

                  Theme

                  • Adventure
                  • Away From It All
                  • Budget
                  • Historic
                  • Romantic
                  • Sports & Activities
                  • Tourist Attractions

                  Location & View

                  Activities

                  • Museums
                  • Groceries
                  • Massage Therapist
                  • Medical Services
                  • Deepsea Fishing
                  • Fly Fishing
                  • Freshwater Fishing
                  • Golf Privileges Optional
                  • Hunting Small Game
                  • Sound/Bay Fishing
                  • Surf Fishing
                  • Golf
                  • Hunting
                  • Hiking
                  • Fishing
                  • Swimming
                  • Surfing
                  • Kayaking
                  • ATM/Bank
                  • Cycling
                  • Walking
                  • Paddle Boating
                  • Restaurants
                  • Churches
                  • Library
                  • Marina
                  • Playground
                  • Ruins
                  • Health/Beauty Spa
                  • Shopping
                  • Wildlife Viewing
                  • Miniature Golf
                  • Antiquing
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Shelling
                  • Boating
                  • Beachcombing
                  • Bird Watching
                  • Eco Tourism
                  • Scenic Drives
                  • Wind-Surfing
                   

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                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  Fall 2014
                  Sep 5 - Jan 2, 2015
                  3 night min stay
                  $150
                  $900

                  Changeover Day: Sunday


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                  Fees:

                  • Tax Rate 11%

                  Notes:

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                  Location

                  65 Miles
                  Nearest Airport
                  Charleston, SC
                  65 Miles
                  Nearest Train
                  Charleston, SC AMTRAK
                  2 Miles
                  Nearest Motorway
                  Hwy 174
                  2 Miles
                  Nearest Barpub
                  Pavilion, Palmetto Blvd
                  3 Miles
                  Nearest Golf
                  Plantation Golf Course - Wyndham Ocean Ridge
                  3 Miles
                  Nearest Restaurant
                  Sea Cow, Jungle Road

                  Car: Necessary

                   

                  Owner info

                  Year Purchased: 1978

                  About the owner: I am a photojournalist working for a paper in the Upper Midwest. I love interior and garden design and am an advocate for protecting the environment. This T-house of ours is one of my passions. Located in the midst of my ancestral roots, 40 miles south of Charleston, I come to this gorgeous sea island of Edisto to rejuvenate myself twice a year, to unplug and relax, to visit tidal creeks and marsh areas, to see ocean views and wildlife. All of these things help prepare me for the long winters which I experience in the upper Midwest. It is unlike anything else on the coast of South Carolina. I paint, I redecorate, I cook, I visit local shops, I connect with nature and the beach, I visit old friends, and I get the house in the best shape possible for my renters. 2012 has been another fabulous year at the T-house with travelers from all over the country coming to enjoy our home while they explore the low country area. Be sure and read the guest comments to see the fun things that folks are discovering about Edisto and the lowcountry area. I look forward to hearing from you and hope that you choose the T-house as your vacation spot this year and in year's to come.

                  Why the Owner Chose Edisto Beach:
                  Because Edisto is off the beaten path, it has retained integrity and history that other coastal areas no longer have.

                  The Unique Benefits at this House:
                  My house was custom decorated by me and is filled with colorful art and fabrics. I love beauty and I like for my surroundings to be attractive, so I have worked to make that happen for my guests who stay at the T-house.


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                  Speaks: english

                  Guestbook comments from the owner

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                  Photos

                  • Front view of A-frame home with deck & rockers for sunbathing or enjoying na

                    Front view of A-frame home with deck & rockers for sunbathing or enjoying na

                  • Living room as you enter front door also has full sofa and chair not shown.

                    Living room as you enter front door also has full sofa and chair not shown.

                  • Dining Area

                    Dining Area

                  • Double bed in third  bedroom with custom sewn fabrics.

                    Double bed in third bedroom with custom sewn fabrics.

                  • Master bedroom on the front side of the house includes a private  bath.

                    Master bedroom on the front side of the house includes a private bath.

                  • Bathroom between the two of the bedrooms has a full shower and tub.

                    Bathroom between the two of the bedrooms has a full shower and tub.

                  • Scenic View

                    Scenic View

                  • Inland waterway is beautiful.

                    Inland waterway is beautiful.

                  • Front deck of the home faces Jungle Rd.

                    Front deck of the home faces Jungle Rd.

                  • Dining room located next to kitchen and back porch in the great room.

                    Dining room located next to kitchen and back porch in the great room.

                  • The kitchen offers oven, microwave, dishwasher, cookbooks and views of lagoon.

                    The kitchen offers oven, microwave, dishwasher, cookbooks and views of lagoon.

                  • Twin Bedroom on the front side of the house  with custom made fabrics.

                    Twin Bedroom on the front side of the house with custom made fabrics.

                  • Master bathroom also has a shower and toilet.

                    Master bathroom also has a shower and toilet.

                  • The screened back porch also has a table  and four chairs for dining.

                    The screened back porch also has a table and four chairs for dining.

                  • View of Wildlife area and marsh area from screen porch

                    View of Wildlife area and marsh area from screen porch

                  • Beach Access Street

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                  Date last modified - Monday, September 08, 2014

                  $150 per night (USD)
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                  3 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 6

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                  Minimum stay: 3-7 nights
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