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Charming 1920s Guest House on 2 Acre, Award Winning, Historic Estate, in Town.

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The 1920's Guest House at Historic LINWOOD, Summerville, near Charleston SC

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Last updated: 10/30/2008

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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Enjoy the privacy and solitude of this renovated 1920s Guest House situated on 2 acres of award winning gardens of historic 'Linwood', built in 1883 by local plantation owners right in the heart of the quaint town of Summerville, just 30 minutes from historic Charleston, 14 miles from the airport.

Home away from home, hassle free, ready to move in, this charming cottage is fully equipped including lots of lovely amenities usually found only in a bed and breakfast.

Great amenities: off street parking, wifi, cable TVs, washer/dryer, dishwasher,2 screened porches. Residents have use of large swimming pool, grill. Private History and Horticulture Tours of 1883 Estate available. Walk only 4 blocks to unique shops and good restaurants.




Conveniently located to explore the beautiful SC coastal region.When not enjoying historic Charleston or the famous plantation gardens just 15 minutes away, take day trips to Myrtle Beach, Brookgreen Gardens and Georgetown to the North and Beaufort, Hilton Head and Savannah to the South.

It is our pleasure to help you with maps, tours, dinner reservations or in any way which would help you enjoy your visit.

Keywords: Guest House of Historic B&B, corporate rental, holiday rental, self-catering, furnished rental.

Why VRBO

Property Type

  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters
  • Children Welcome:

    There is a nice playground just across the street from the 2 acre property. It is a short walk to all the shops. The pool is open to residents and their children. Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult swimmer. ...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible:

    There are only 3 steps to the house but then the house is all on one floor....moreless

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

  • Bedroom 1

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 2

    ...moreless

  • Queen size Beds (1) queen bedroom suite with sitting room and bath, wall hung, flat screen TV with remote, large closet. Twin or Single Beds (2), closet, antique armoire with drawers, desk and chair....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

    toilet, wash basin, combination shower/tub...moreless

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

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  • There are 2 bathrooms. They each have a toilet and wash basin. The one in the queen suite has a shower and the other full bathroom has a combination tub/shower....moreless

Other Amenities

  • Complimentary wifi. Large swimming pool on property. Award winning gardens to enjoy. Fully furnished with all linens. Soap and paper products for two days. Housekeeping available for small fee . The property is a 2 acre, beautiful, historic estate, gardens and B&B. Walk 4 blocks to quaint town, health center,unique shops, great little restaurants. Located between Myrtle Beach on the North, Beaufort, Savannah, Hilton Head on the South. On site hospitality to help with maps, tours, dinner reservations, discounts into the famous, near-by plantations, kayaking or in any way which would make the visit to Summerville and historic Charleston more enjoyable....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable:

    Wifi complimentary throughout property...moreless

  • Television:

    TWO TVs. One in the living room and one in queen bedroom....moreless

Theme

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

Attractions

  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Wildlife Viewing

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hunting
  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Dining

  • Dining Area

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Fitness Room / Equipment:

    There is a Family 'Y' just 4 blocks away. Arrangements can be made for a great work-out....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    The living room opens into a porch on each end Very charming with fire place and 1 of 2 TVs....moreless

  • Parking:

    Off street...moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    There is a private parking area for Guest House residents....moreless

  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

    Could possibly be arranged....moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet:

    Complimentary wifi throughout property...moreless

  • Wood Fireplace

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils:

    Everything necessary for normal cooking...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Fully furnished for four guests...moreless

  • Dishwasher:

    New...moreless

  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Large eat-in kitchen with granite counters, garbage disposal, dish washer, self cleaning oven, large refrigerator, ice maker, microwave....moreless

  • Microwave:

    Full size...moreless

  • Oven:

    Full size and self-cleaning...moreless

Outside

  • Bicycles:

    Can be rented from shop....moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    Two private porches and garden. Deck around pool, plus brick patio....moreless

  • Golf:

    Great golf courses as close as 10 minutes....moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    We can arrange kayak tours, trips, if notified in advance....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    Award winning gardens and small private garden for the cottage. Private garden tours can be arranged. Gardeans are for the enjoyment of all guests....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Grill is in patio area near the big house....moreless

  • Tennis:

    Local tennis courts with-in walking distance....moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    The large swimming pool is for the use of guests in residence. For everyone's safety, posted rules must be followed....moreless

  • Private Pool:

    Large in-ground pool for residents only, unless previously arranged with owners....moreless

 

Reviews

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My Standard Rate
7 night min stay

$1,100 $2,900

Discounts: 7 nights or more: $157 Nightly; 30 nights or more: $97 Nightly

* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

Rates are subject to change until deposit has been received.

A 20% non-refundable deposit will hold the reservation. The balance is due once the guests are comfortably settled into the accommodation, the same day or the following day.


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Location

Car: Recommended

Meander through the Award Winning gardens on site, or enjoy a private 'History and Horticulture Tour' of the historic property. Cool off in our large, in-ground swimming pool. Grill out and have a drink on the patio or your own private deck or screened in porch. Play Net or Volley Ball. Walk to unique, local specialty shops and restaurants, only 4 blocks. No need to drink and drive. Lie on our beautiful, warm, sandy,beaches. Bird watching on site or at Francis Beidler Forest. House & Garden Tours, 3 Famous Plantations are just 15-20 minutes away. The owners of this property owned 'Magnolia' plantation. Take advantage of our discounts. Historic Charleston Tours, carriage rides and trips to Fort Sumter (First shot of the Civil War!) . Take day trips to Myrtle Beach, Brookgreen, Georgetown, Columbia, Beaufort, Hilton Head, Savannah. Explore the gorgeous, Carolina Coastal region. Investigate the real estate. Consider Summerville, one of the top retirement choices in the country. Sweet tea, sweet people, a 'real' community with a heart. We'll help you get started!

 

Owner info

About the owner: Peter and Linda have lived in the large, elegant, mansion on the 2 acre historic estate built by Magnolia Plantation owners in 1863, for 35 years. They created 'LINWOOD', Historic Home and Gardens, as an award winning B&B. They remain avid gardeners and eager hosts, helping guests who are renting their accommodations to enjoy the fascinating history and beautiful aspects of the South Carolina LowCountry. They are happy to provide maps, discounts into the near-by plantation, tour information or help in any way. For photos of them, see their LINWOOD website.

Why the Owner Chose Summerville:
This charming and comfortable cottage is surrounded by the award winning gardens of the historic estate. Just 4 blocks WALK to quintessential southern, Summerville's unique shops and great restaurants. 15 minutes drive to famous plantations, 30 minutes historic Charleston, 45 to the beaches, 10 for golf. Consider a kayak tour, birding, sailing and much more available in this great location, just 14 miles from Charleston International Airport.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Aside from comfortably sleeping 4 guests, this charming cottage has 2 bathrooms, a large, eat-in, and fully equipped kitchen with dishwasher, granite counters, washer/dryer, two screened in porches on either side of the living room, garden views, private garden and a short hop to the large swimming pool for residents. Wifi, off street parking, grill and many more great amenities are included in the reasonable rate. For many more photos please view their LINWOOD website.


Contact us

Speaks: english, some French.

 

Photos

  • The 1920's Guest House at Historic LINWOOD, Summerville, near Charleston SC

    The 1920's Guest House at Historic LINWOOD, Summerville, near Charleston SC

  • The front porch of the Guest House.

    The front porch of the Guest House.

  • Guest House living room which opens onto 2 lovely porches, front and back.

    Guest House living room which opens onto 2 lovely porches, front and back.

  • Living room with view into private garden.

    Living room with view into private garden.

  • Very private screened in back porch with door to garden & pool.

    Very private screened in back porch with door to garden & pool.

  • Eat-in kitchen, fully equipped, granite counters, self-clean oven,garbage dips.

    Eat-in kitchen, fully equipped, granite counters, self-clean oven,garbage dips.

  • Kitchen is fully equipped including linens, china, cookware.

    Kitchen is fully equipped including linens, china, cookware.

  • Master/queen bedroom showing sitting rm and garden view.

    Master/queen bedroom showing sitting rm and garden view.

  • Twin bedroom with writing desk, closet and Victorian wardrobe.

    Twin bedroom with writing desk, closet and Victorian wardrobe.

  • Full bath. Linens and towels provided. A half bath is in the master suite.

    Full bath. Linens and towels provided. A half bath is in the master suite.

  • Guest House guest book to peruse, enjoy, gain information and add to.

    Guest House guest book to peruse, enjoy, gain information and add to.

  • The 1883 historic house in the formal award winning gardens at LINWOOD. ENJOY!

    The 1883 historic house in the formal award winning gardens at LINWOOD. ENJOY!

  • The 1920's Guest House in Spring.

    The 1920's Guest House in Spring.

  • Front,screened-in porch opens to living room. 2nd porch at back.

    Front,screened-in porch opens to living room. 2nd porch at back.

  • Guest House living room showing archway into kitchen and book shelves.

    Guest House living room showing archway into kitchen and book shelves.

  • Very private back porch for dining,cards,conversation. towels for swimming pool.

    Very private back porch for dining,cards,conversation. towels for swimming pool.

  • Large swimming pool for resident guests at Linwood.

    Large swimming pool for resident guests at Linwood.

  • Fully equipped kitchen: microwave, coffee maker, condiments.

    Fully equipped kitchen: microwave, coffee maker, condiments.

  • Queen/master bedroom. All linens provided, flat TV on wall.

    Queen/master bedroom. All linens provided, flat TV on wall.

  • Sitting rm of master suite. It leads into master half bath.

    Sitting rm of master suite. It leads into master half bath.

  • Twin bedroom. All linens and lots of lovely amenities provided.

    Twin bedroom. All linens and lots of lovely amenities provided.

  • Private garden of Guest House in summer. View of back porch.

    Private garden of Guest House in summer. View of back porch.

  • The Charming 1920's Guest House on the historic LINWOOD estate in Summerville, SC

    The Charming 1920's Guest House on the historic LINWOOD estate in Summerville, SC

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Speaks: english, some French.
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