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Private Circa 1790 home located South of Broad/ February only available

South of Broad, Charleston, SC, USA
  • House1850 sqft
  • Bedrooms2
  • Sleeps4
  • Bathrooms2
  • Half Baths1
  • Minimum Stay27 nights

House, 2 Bedrooms + Den, 2.5 Baths, (Sleeps 4)

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



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Calendar last updated:
Apr 10, 2018
About Sharon

My house is situated on Historic Church Street next to a beautiful cobblestone Walking Lane which leads to Charleston's Waterfront - First Friday art gallery openings begin a block away and Goat, Sheep & Cow cheese & Wine shop on Church Street will be a daily bonus where you can meet you neighbors and taste the best cheeses, breads and wine in Charleston!

Why Sharon chose South of Broad

Charleston is our favorite city in the world! Horse drawn buggies, world class restaurants, historic house museums, walking the battery and White Point gardens, and shopping on King Street.

What makes this House unique

We walk everywhere and rarely use our car, First Friday art walks, King Street Second Sunday where King Street is blocked off for pedestrians, Saturday morning farmers market, biking across bridge to Mt Pleasant, all so close to this house!


    • Internet
    • Air Conditioning
    • Heater
    • Fireplace
    • Satellite or Cable
    • Washer & Dryer
    • TV
    • No Smoking


      • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
      • Bedroom 1
        1 king, Bedroom with 4-poster bed, two chest of drawers,
      • Bedroom 2
        1 queen
      • Den
        Computer, printer and flat screen TV
      • King size beds (1) Master Bedroom has a King size 4-poster Rice bed, Queen size Beds (1) Second bedrom has a Queen bed, walnut dresser with marble top and walnut armoir, Aero bed (1) In den closet


      • 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bath
      • Bathroom 1
        toilet, Located on first floor near kitchen
      • Bathroom 1
        toilet, shower, Walk-in marble shower, pedastool sink, custom storage cab.
      • Bathroom 2
        toilet, tub, Marble topped cherry cabinet, heart pine floors
      • Two full baths on upper level, half bath on main level near kitchen


        • Guests provide their own meals


            • Heating
            • Air Conditioning
              2-Zone AC & Heat
            • Clothes Dryer
            • Computer Available
              Computer with internet connection in Den, printer
            • Dialup Access
              Computer with internet access in Den
            • Fireplace
              Beautiful Fireplaces in living room and dining rooms but non functional
            • Hair Dryer
            • Broadband Access
            • Internet
            • Iron & Board
            • Linens Provided
              Towels & sheets
            • Towels Provided
            • Washing Machine
            • Wood Fireplace
              (2) Two period fireplaces in LR & MBR - Non working


                • Coffee Maker
                • Cooking Utensils
                  Fully stocked kitchen
                • Dishwasher
                • Ice Maker
                • Kitchen
                  Eat-in kitchen with Island - Granite 'Blue Eyes' counters, island with farmer's sink, Stainless Steel French door Refrigerator with ice and water on door, dishwasher and microwave, tile floor, pantry, and door to rear patio.
                • Microwave
                • Refrigerator
                  Stainless steel French door counter-depth refrigerator with ice and water on door.
                • Toaster


                    • Dining Room
                    • comfy seating for 6 people


                        • Books
                        • DVD Player
                        • Satellite / Cable
                          Flat screen TV with TIVO and DVD in Living Room and Den
                        • Stereo
                        • Television
                          Two flat screen TV with TIVO and DVD


                            • Deck / Patio
                              Patio off kitchen with gate leading onto Longitude Lane for easy access to E. Bay street and Battery.
                            • Lawn / Garden
                              Patio off kitchen and opens to Longitude Lane
                            • Outdoor Grill
                              Charcoal grill in storage area off patio


                                • not suitable for children
                                • wheelchair inaccessible


                                    • churches
                                    • festivals
                                    • health/beauty spa
                                    • library
                                    • live theater
                                    • marina
                                    • museums
                                    • playground
                                    • restaurants

                                      Leisure Activities

                                        • antiquing
                                        • beachcombing
                                        • bird watching
                                        • boating
                                        • photography
                                        • shelling
                                        • shopping
                                        • sight seeing
                                        • walking

                                          Local Services & Businesses

                                            • ATM/bank
                                            • groceries
                                            • hospital

                                              Sports & Adventure Activities

                                                • basketball court
                                                • cycling
                                                • fishing
                                                • kayaking
                                                • tennis

                                                  House Rules

                                                  Check-in: 4:00 PM

                                                  Check-out: 11:00 AM

                                                  Cancellation Policy

                                                  100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date. 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date. You must contact the owner directly to request cancellation.

                                                  3 Reviews


                                                  Latest reviews

                                                  Doing the Charleston


                                                  Beautiful historic home in the middle of the most historic part of Charleston.

                                                  Easy walk to everywhere.

                                                  Clean, extremely well equipped, & very comfortable.

                                                  Frequent Charleston visitors

                                                  We had a wonderful time in the charming "South of Broad" neighborhood; this house is in the perfect walk-to-everything location with one of the area's most charming lanes on its north side. Charleston has much to do and we tried to fit it all in, but the best is just walking the streets of the neighborhood and on to the tourist area with restaurants, etc. It is close to everything you want to be close to, and just a short drive to West Ashley, Folly Beach, Sullivan's Island and Isle of Palms. The house is well-equipped with charming details from 1820 but has updated kitchen and bathrooms. Although parking is on the street, we never had to park off the block.

                                                  Great Stay

                                                  Paul W.Ottawa

                                                  We stayed in this home for a month in November. The house and the location were excellent. The VRBO pictures of the house do not do it justice. It is very spacious and well equipped with top of the line appliances and a 52” HDTV with TIVO. The house is located on one of the most desirable streets in Historic downtown Charleston, close to many fine restaurants and historic sites. The house was well stocked with everything we needed. We have stayed in several VRBO homes and this was one of the best.


                                                  South of Broad, Charleston, SC, USA

                                                  Restaurants, art galleries and museums just steps away - pilates class 1 block away on E. Bay M-W-& F only $50 a month. White Point Gardens only 3 shart blocks.


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                                                  Property # 368957