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Gracious Accommodations in the Heart of the Old Village

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Peeking over the hedge...the quintessential lowcountry cottage

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  • Minimum stay:5 nights
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  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Coleman Cottage is in the middle of everything wonderful that Charleston has to offer. This beautifully appointed home is located in the heart of the historic area of the Old Village. This is a charming neighborhood within 10 minutes of beaches and historic downtown Charleston. You are minutes from the restaurants on Sullivan's Island or gourmet dining in downtown Charleston.

This historic home has quite a history! It has been moved twice and was owned by the late Mt. Pleasant Mayor Francis Coleman. Beautifully renovated in 2007, it has hardwood floors, a designer kitchen with marble countertops and top of the line appliances, and a lovely bedroom and bath. It was part of the Old Village House and Garden tour in 2010.

If you are headed to the beaches, you can choose Sullivan's island or the Isle of Palms. Both have beautiful strands of pristine beaches.

You can walk down to the Pitt Street center for an ice cream cone or shopping. The Pitt Street bridge is a great walk to go crabbing or catch a fish.

Alhambra Hall is a mile away and has a park and views of the Charleston Harbor.

There are many restaurants within walking distance of this house so you can dine and relax on the Shem Creek waterfront and watch the boats and dolphins.

You can also walk to Shem Creek to charter a fishing boat, rent a kayak or paddle board or buy some fresh seafood from Mt. Pleasant Seafood.

The Memorial Waterfront Park is at the base of the Ravenel Bridge. Here you can park to walk the bridge for spectacular views of the city or walk along the pier.

Just a short drive from the house is Historic Downtown Charleston. There are so many wonderful things to do: historic homes, a horse and buggy tour, some of the best restaurants in the country - too many things to name!

The owner is more than happy to answer any questions or just point you in the right direction. This is a town that you will love!

Why VRBO

Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 1200 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

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

    Must be 21 or older...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    Smoking certainly allowed outside on the porches...moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed:

    Pets may be possible for shorter stays...moreless

  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2, Beds for 2

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    ...moreless

  • Lovely bedroom with ensuite master bath

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Bathroom 2: toilet

    ...moreless

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, tub, shower, jetted tub

    Beautiful marble ensuite bathroom for master with two sinks...moreless

Entertainment

Theme

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

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Jet Skiing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Snorkeling
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Tennis
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Central AC and Heat...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace:

    Gas fireplace...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Living Room:

    Seats 6 comfortably. ...moreless

  • Parking:

    Off street parking...moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

Outside

 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Annually
May 20 - Dec 31, 2015
5 night min stay
$225
$1,500 $3,500
My Standard Rate
5 night min stay
$225
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $250
  • Tax Rate 12.5%

Notes:

Property rents for 3000.00 monthly. NO LONG TERM RENTALS


Cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.


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Last updated: 08/19/2015
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Location

15 Miles
Nearest Airport
Charleston International
3 Miles
Nearest Golf
Patriot's Point Links
0.2 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
The Old Post House
3.8 Miles
Nearest Beach
Sullivan's Island

Car: Recommended

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2002

About the owner: I have lived in the Charleston area for over 30 years. Having lived in the Historic Downtown and the Old Village, I have a special appreciation for the beauty of this area. Right now I spend most of my time in another state, so I love to introduce visitors to my wonderful city. You will also meet Priscilla, the cat, who comes and goes.

Why the Owner Chose Mount Pleasant:
This property is so charming and has quite an interesting history. It has been moved twice and sits in a delightful spot today. The small, manicured yard and large wraparound porch makes for a delightful spot to relax. Enjoy your glass of wine in the swing or hammock!

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
Location! You are 2 blocks from the Charleston harbor and in between Sullivan's island and downtown. There are so many activities right at your fingertips. You will not be disappointed with your decision to stay at Coleman Cottage!


Contact us

Speaks: english
 

Photos

  • Peeking over the hedge...the quintessential lowcountry cottage

    Peeking over the hedge...the quintessential lowcountry cottage

  • Welcome to the charm and grace of a beautiful southern city!

    Welcome to the charm and grace of a beautiful southern city!

  • Relax on the hammock with a chilled glass of wine!

    Relax on the hammock with a chilled glass of wine!

  • Great open kitchen and living area

    Great open kitchen and living area

  • Formal living and dining area with gas fireplace

    Formal living and dining area with gas fireplace

  • Master bedroom with a queen bed and lovely linens

    Master bedroom with a queen bed and lovely linens

  • Master bath with tub and shower - two sinks and marble countertops

    Master bath with tub and shower - two sinks and marble countertops

  • Outdoor living space

    Outdoor living space

  • Rest in the garden

    Rest in the garden

  • Charming manicured garden and fountain

    Charming manicured garden and fountain

  • My visitors leave wonderful, handwritten notes of appreciation!!

    My visitors leave wonderful, handwritten notes of appreciation!!

  • Make a delicious dinner with fresh seafood and set a beautiful table

    Make a delicious dinner with fresh seafood and set a beautiful table

  • Top of the line appliances in a beautiful kitchen

    Top of the line appliances in a beautiful kitchen

  • Kitchen bar area....very important in the low country!

    Kitchen bar area....very important in the low country!

  • Master bedroom nook

    Master bedroom nook

  • Master bath with jet tub

    Master bath with jet tub

  • Swing away!

    Swing away!

  • Priscilla.. the very sweet resident cat.

    Priscilla.. the very sweet resident cat.

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Speaks: english
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