February only available - Spectacular Renovated 'South of Broad' home was built in 1790 and is located in the heart of the Historic District within the original walled city - just steps from the Battery, Rainbow Row, house museums, and Catfish Row. Surrounded by 18th Century charm and within walking distance from the finest boutiques, antique stores and the best restaurants in the city. Set alongside one of Charleston's charming cobblestone walking lanes - an ideal location for a sunrise stroll along Charleston's Historic Battery or enjoy a morning cup of coffee on the patio. Available only January and February of 2015
The elegant home is enhanced by period details including original fireplaces, 11' ceilings, heart of pine wide plank floors, period cypress wainscoting, dentil molding, tall 6' windows with 9 over 9 panes that allow for an abundance of natural light, and all updated for today's living.
The elegant and sunlit Living Room is adorned with dentil moldings, cypress wainscoting below chair rails, period fireplace, heart of pine wide plank floors, Plantation shutters, and tall windows overlooking Longitude lane letting in an abundance of light.
The formal Dining Room has wide plank heart of pine floors, fireplace, tall windows with Plantation shutters overlooking Longitude lane, and original 'Charleston' paint color unearthed during recent repairs.
Large half bath with heart of pine floors and pedastool sink is located next to kitchen.
Chef's eat-in kitchen is fully equipped and updated with island with seating as well as having a large table. Kitchen Island features 'Blue Eyes' granite and farmers sink. Stainless steel appliances including a French Door counter depth refrigerator with ice and water on the door, microwave, dishwasher and stove. Large pantry, tile floor and tall Cherry cabinets round out the kitchen. Kitchen door leads out to flagstone patio for easy outdoor entertaining. Patio has period brick wall and iron gate leading onto Charming Longitude Lane for easy access to Bay Street and the Battery..
Upstairs is a generous master suite, charming guest bedroom, den, two updated baths, and washer/dryer all featuring 9 1/2' ceilings, 6' windows with 9 over 9 panes, and heart of pine wide plank floors. large Master bedroom features crown molding, period cypress paneling below chair rail, fireplace, King size 4-poster rice bed, and updated bath featuring wood floors, large walk-in marble seamless shower, pedastool sink and stand alone lined bureau. Guest bedroom has morning sun and features a Queen Bed, Walnut dresser with marble top, and Walnut Armoire. Sunny den features a flat screen TV, seating, computer table, and queen size Aero bed in closet. Second hall bathroom features hardwood floors and has been updated with tall 36' Cherry vanity with marble top, tub and window overlooking Longitude Lane. Washer and dryer located in hall closet.
No pets allowed
This is a non-smoking property
Monthly rentals only
Period fireplaces are non-working
Street parking - street parking passes supplied
Keywords: 2-Story Circa 1820 Federal Restored home