Water Views
Address
48 South Battery Charleston, SC
Price
$ 4,400,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#20031569
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyCHARLESTON
  • CityCharleston
  • AreaCharleston Inside Crosstown
  • NeighborhoodSouth Of Broad
  • Zip29401
  • StyleCharleston Single
  • Price$ 4,400,000
  • Bedrooms5
  • Full Bathrooms5
  • Half Bathrooms1
  • Sqr Footage6000
  • Lot Size5,663 SqFt
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
Maison Real Estate
Property Description

The James Macbeth House, c. 1846, is one of the finest examples of Greek Revival architecture in Charleston. Steeped in history, including a visit from John F. Kennedy, this grand 3 1/2 story, brick and stucco Charleston Single with gracious double piazza's is one of the grandest homes South of Broad. As you enter the front door you are immediately drawn up the gorgeous mahogany staircase to the main level. Flooded with light the main living room and dining room have incredible 14' ceilings, original heart of pine floors, exquisite plaster moldings and medallions and Italian marble fireplaces, all preserved and maintained in their original state. All five of the floor to ceiling windows/doors in this area open to the stunning, wide grand piazza with water views and harbor breezes, making iperfectly suited for entertaining an intimate group or for a grand event. This floor is completed with a new eat-in kitchen, and a wet bar. The kitchen has a French door that opens to the piazza and an iron staircase to the side courtyard. The top 2 floors have 4 ensuite bedrooms, 3 additional fireplaces, along with a large temperature-controlled storage room. The ground level, designed for casual entertaining and family living, boasts a lovely paneled cypress family room, additional dining space, the 5th ensuite bedroom, 500+wine storage, laundry and storage. With its own street access, this ground floor could easily be converted to its own apartment. Perfect for a nanny, mother in law suite or rental income. Through the French doors on this level, you enter a new stone courtyard complete with an outdoor kitchen, lighting, and grilling station. There is ample space for a pool and the current owners have had plans drawn up for one designed by Sheila Wertimer. The outdoor space is completed with a wonderful open covered piazza completing the landscaped, fenced, and walled yard for private entertaining in the heart of Downtown.

Elementary School Middle School High School
Memminger Elementary School Courtenay Middle School Burke High School
Price History
11/23/2020 Listed $4,400,000

General Features

Amenities Cable TV Available, Trash Pickup
Auction No
Cooling Central
Elementary School Memminger
Garage Features Off-Street Parking
Heating Gas
High School Burke
Lease Purchase No
Listing Area 51 - Peninsula Charleston Inside of Crosstown
Middle School Courtenay
New Owned Pre-Owned
Roof Tile
SF Detached Style Charleston Single
Special Flood Insurance
Subdivision South of Broad
Type Single Family Detached

Interior Features

Fireplace Description Bedroom, Dining Room, Family Room, Living Room, Three +
Floors Ceramic Tile, Slate, Wood
Master Bedroom Garden Tub/Shower
Misc. Interior Ceilings - 9'+, Skylight, Ceiling - Smooth, Window Treatments - Some, Walk-In Closets, Wet Bar, Wine Cellar
Rooms Family, Formal Living, Foyer, Laundry, Office, Study
Stories Multi-Story
Total Bedrooms 5

Exterior Features

Acreage 0.13
Exterior Block/Masonry, Brick - Solid, Wood Siding
Foundation Crawl Space
Lot Description Riverview, 0 - .5 Acre
Misc. Exterior Fence - Wooden Enclosed, Gutters, Lawn Irrigation

Amenities

  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Master On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Zip Code Average in 29401

Price
AVG $2.01M
$4.4M
Visits
AVG 455
137
Year Built
AVG 1893
1846
Walkscore
AVG 76
65
Data Provided by Walkscore ® not using MLS data

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