This charming waterfront carriage house on lady’s island overlooking factory creek, is on a one acre beautifully landscaped property, minutes from downtown beaufort and the low country sea islands. There is a 150’ dock, pier house, and floating dock. The waterfront view of a 2000 acre marsh, rivers, and creeks is spectacular.
Beaufort is a historic southern town surrounded by sea islands. The intra-coastal waterway, the atlantic ocean and a myriad of rivers and creeks wrap the islands with sunrises and sunsets unlike any other. It was named “best small southern town” by southern living, “southern dream town” by garden & gun, “6 terrific towns on the water” by money magazine, and “american’s happiest town” by coastal living magazine
Beaufort is an ideal vacation area, located just 12 miles from the ocean at hunting island, an hour from hilton head, savannah, and charleston. Its treasured coast includes the historic towns of port royal, beaufort and bluffton as well as hilton head island. It is also made up of numerous smaller islands rich with the history and heritage of both the revolutionary and civil wars. Visitors are provided a rich experience of history, culture, dining, annual events, cultural festivals, arts and outdoor recreation.
Henry chambers waterfront park winds along the glistening beaufort river with a vista of marsh islands and waterways. Horse-drawn carriages transport through yesteryear in “the point”, an antebellum neighborhood where elegant mansions stand beneath moss-strewn oaks. Excellent restaurants and boutique one-of-a-kind shops line historic bay street. Whether its fresh seafood, southern-style cooking or gullah cuisine, there is a wide selection of local restaurants to choose from. For the past quarter of a century beaufort has served as the backdrop for many major motion pictures, including forrest gump, the big chill, the prince of tides, and the great santini.
The carriage house is newly built, and features a spacious living area with hdtv, separate bedroom with queen sized bed, full kitchen with bar, bath, laundry, and a stunning vaulted ceiling with professional interior design appointments. The waterfront, pierhouse, and dock are all fully accessible to guests, and even a place to dock a boat, and park the trailer. The property is pet friendly, but smaller dogs only. The owners portuguese water dog, katie, would love to have a playmate.