Own a piece of Charleston history...this grand 3 story Italianate villa-style masonry home constructed in 1850 is a rare offering & a unique find w/ 3 separate residences plus a driveway that can accommodate 3+ vehicles. Design attributed to renowned Charleston architect, Edward C. Jones, classic details include a wrought iron gate adorning the entrance, arched piazza, gracious verandas & private courtyard. The ground floor offers two separate income producing apartments or could be ideal for extended family, in-law suite, nanny, etc: 3 bedroom/1 bath accessed from the front courtyard facing Montagu + a studio apartment accessed through the rear courtyard. Main residence boasts 13-foot ceilings, original heart of pine floors & multiple fireplaces. Beyond the beautifully carved entrancedoors is a stunning grand foyer w/ dramatic wrought iron staircase. The main floor offers gracious spaces to entertain family & friends in style with a formal dining or living room as well as an open kitchen that flows seamlessly into a cozy family room with a door that leads onto a grande veranda offering an intimate setting for alfresco dining or grilling out. Upper level offers two airy bedrooms, an elegant hall bath & expansive primary suite with door accessing another expansive veranda. Primary bath offers dual sinks, a spa-like soaking tub & tiled shower. Enjoy a leisurely stroll down King Street & immerse your senses in art galleries & some of the finest restaurants & shopping in Historic Downtown Charleston. Or enjoy a walk in White Point Gardens & take in the scenic walk along the Battery. This location offers Charleston living at it's finest! This is your opportunity to own a piece of historic downtown Charleston positioned on some of the highest ground, a TRUE HISTORIC GEM! This prime location also offers access to the ideal Lowcountry lifestyle w/ the beaches of Sullivan's Island & Isle of Palms being only 10 miles away & dining & dolphin spotting at Shem Creek just 6 miles away! Charleston airport is only 12 miles away!
Listing courtesy of Listing Agent: Donna Webb () from Listing Office: The Boulevard Company, LLC.