48 South Battery, Charleston, 29401

Residential - Single Family Detached For Sale in South of Broad

$5,950,000

7Beds
9Baths
8,300Sqft
.13Acres
1846Built
198DOM
MLS® #: 18027765
Active, 198 Days on Market

The historic James Macbeth House, c. 1846, and charming c. 1790 carriage house are being offered together for the first time in decades. Known as one of Charleston's finest examples of Greek Revival architecture, the exquisite South of Broad main residence embodies Southern living and hospitality at its finest. Steps from the Battery, and in walking distance to all Charleston has to offer, this residence is perfectly located. Having a stately presence on the street, one is drawn to this beautiful home and to the Greek Key etched front door. Once inside you will be entranced with the beautiful mahogany staircase which leads to the main living areas. You will be stunned by the soaring ceilings, grand proportions, heart pine floors,wonderfully wide piazza, floor to ceiling windows, marble mantles, moldings and etchings steeped in history. You can imagine the parties and life stories that took place in these rooms, as well as sitting on the piazza enjoying the southern breezes and view of the Ashley River. Fortunately, the home has been updated and beautifully maintained for modern day living. The eat in kitchen boasts the finest appliances with abundant storage, finished off with a butler's pantry and wet bar. There are a total of 5 bedrooms and 5.5 baths over 6000 sq ft. The ground floor is currently being used as additional living space consisting of family room, wine cellar, laundry room, bathroom and dining area. This could easily be converted to a mother in law suite as it has its own entrance and meter. The new bluestone courtyard, complete with outdoor kitchen, with 2 grills, ice maker and firepit is a private, urban oasis perfect for entertaining. Set back on the property , with its own secret garden sits the 2300 sq ft Carriage House , c. 1790, not only exudes and abundance of charm, but allows for a ton of flexibly. As a guest house or a rental property the possibilities abound. 2 bedrooms, 2.5 baths, 4 fireplace, updated kitchen, parking and garden is an oasis all of its own.

Essential Information

MLS® #: 18027765
Price: $5,950,000
$/SqFt: $717
Bedrooms: 7
Bathrooms: 9.00
Full Baths: 7
Half Baths: 2
Square Footage: 8,300
Acres: 0.13
Year Built: 1846
Type: Residential
Sub-Type: Single Family Detached
Style: Chas. Single
Status: Active
Construction: Pre-Owned

Interior

Interior: Ceramic Tile, Wood, Slate
Interior Features: Ceilings - 9'+, Ceiling - Smooth, Window Treatments - Some, Walk-In Closets, Wet Bar, Wine Cellar, Skylight
Master Bedroom: Garden Tub/Shower
Heating: Gas
Cooling: Central
Fireplace: Yes
Fireplaces: Bedroom, Dining Room, Family Rm, Living Rm, Three +
Stories: Multi Story

Exterior

Exterior: Block/Masnry, Solid Brick, Wood Siding
Exterior Features: Wood F/encl, Gutters, Lawn Irriga.
Lot Description: 0 - .5 Acre
Roof: Asphalt Shingle, Tile
Foundation: Crawl Space
Parking: Off-st Prkng

Community Amenities

Amenities: Cable Avail, Trash Pickup
Garages: Off-st Prkng

Community Information

Address: 48 South Battery
Area: Peninsula Chas. inside of crosstown
Subdivision: South of Broad
City: Charleston
County: Charleston
State: SC
Zip Code: 29401

School Information

Elementary: Memminger
Middle: Courtenay
High: Burke

Additional Information

Listing Office: Hudson Phillips Properties Charleston LLC
Days on Website: 198

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Mt. Pleasant, SC 29464
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