Picture yourself coming home to the tranquil beauty of life on Beresford Creek with unobstructed views of the surrounding marsh and islands. Enjoy relaxing on your private deep-water dock (15' at low tide) after a fun day on the water within 15 minutes of the Charleston Harbor and Shem Creek Restaurants. Located across the creek from Daniel Island and 20 minutes from downtown Charleston, 601 Maygrass exemplifies what it means to live the lowcountry lifestyle. You are welcomed by a circular driveway centered with a beautiful custom copper fountain and koi pond. The Federal architectural style of Beresford Hall history is on full display with a masterful wrought iron and brick imperial stairway, elliptical fan light over solid mahogany paneled front door with rosewood inlays,sidelights flanked by copper gas lanterns, stately columns and Palladian windows with workable shutters. Once inside, streaming natural light, southern vistas, 10' ceilings, 5" plank Brazilian walnut hardwood floors, a Schonbek Crystal Chandelier, 10" crown molding and wainscoting captivates you.
The open great room with marble surround fireplace and built-in cabinetry create perfect symmetry to the chef's kitchen remodeled two years ago. Gorgeous marble countertops and marble wall backsplash, antique brass double lanterns over the island (seating 3-4), and white brass hardware set the stage. The kitchen's perfectly planned configuration features hidden appliance storage, soft close drawers, roll out shelving, under cabinet lighting, automatic hands-free garbage cabinet, microwave drawer, large sub-zero side by side paneled refrigerator/freezer, additional two drawer snack/drink refrigerators, Wolf Gas Range with double ovens, four burners plus grill and griddle, pot filler, Bosch dishwasher, Shaw fireclay farmhouse sink, Rohl faucet and separate pantry room storage with stainless steel deep sink. A Juliette balcony off the eat-in-kitchen opens up for bird watching and adds even more elegance to the room. The French doors of the great room and eat-in-kitchen lead to an expansive verandah with stone wood burning fireplace and full outdoor kitchen (sink, built-in gas burner, marine grade cabinets, Green Egg).
The downstairs master suite opens to the verandah and currently functions as an office. The upstairs master bedroom and bath were recently renovated creating dual spaces with an elegant oyster marble dressing table overlooking the marsh and river, floor to ceiling coordinating vanities for abundant storage, his and her separate water closets with linen storage, custom walk-in travertine shower with dual shower heads/controls, freestanding soaking tub, and Hunter Douglas roman shades. Adjacent the master bathroom is a Mevers Design custom walk-in closet over 300 sq.ft. with pull out shoe racks and center island drawer storage. The laundry room is conveniently located adjacent the upstairs master walk-in closet. The two additional bedrooms upstairs each have designated full baths and walk-in closets (auto lights upon entry). One bathroom has a separate granite dressing vanity. The master bedroom and adjacent room both access the upper verandah with teak flooring and 180 degree views of the river. Throughout the home and porches, you can enjoy Sonos sound.
Additional features: Blue-tooth enabled thermostat controls, central vacuum, plantation shutters, custom roman shades and elevator access from garage to second story.
Beautiful English garden paths lined with oyster shells direct you through the manicured backyard to the pool with built-in cleaning filtration system, travertine tiles and pergola for shade. The dock is approx. 325' with handrails and one of the shortest in the neighborhood. Enjoy a 300 sq.ft. pier head (copper roof), lighting, custom bench seating, stainless sink with black granite countertops and a 300 sq.ft. floating dock.
The garage is amazing with parking up to three cars and boasting three separate storage room areas with two dehumifiers. One bay is approx. 17' x 55.5' and other bay 13.5'x30'. You never have to worry about hurricanes with a 22kW gas powered full home Generac generator installed in 2020, impact resistant doors and windows along rear of home and workable hurricane shutters on the front windows.
Charleston's best secret, Beresford Hall, is a private, gated community 10 miles from Downtown Charleston, 2 miles from Daniel Island and 15 minutes to Charleston International Airport. This masterfully designed community plan blends homes with nature along the banks of Beresford Creek providing you with a feeling of remoteness yet convenient to all Charleston has to offer. Conveniently located 1 mile from new Publix Grocery and state of the art Philip Simmons Elementary, Middle and High Schools offering the least density in comparison to all neighborhoods in Charleston with 200 home sites on 600 acres. Miles of walking trails through the wetlands and marsh surrounded by large grand oaks and a community deep water boat launch, dock, ice house, infinity zero entry salt water pool, and clubhouse with full kitchen are just a few features. There are four parks including an open field for dogs to run, children's playgrounds, a basketball court, volleyball net, and crabbing dock. Learn about the colonial history of this amazing award winning community at BeresfordHallAssembly.com and experience the natural amenities like no other.