9 Council Street, Charleston, 29401

CONTINGENTResidential - Single Family Detached For Sale in South of Broad


MLS® #: 19022436
Active Contingent, 76 Days on Market

Beautifully updated and immaculately maintained, 9 Council Street is a standout among comparably priced and located South of Broad homes. With enviable curb-appeal, off-street parking (stack 2+ cars), and private back patio/courtyard, this light-filled, three bedroom/two-and-a-half bath home is as livable as it is elegant, making it a great choice for either the primary or secondary home buyer. Built in 1905, 9 Council Street is a classic double-parlor home with Craftsman features, a style typical of the westernmost areas of downtown Charleston. This vernacular style is well-loved by generations of Charlestonians, as it lends itself to everyday living and to entertaining with equal ease. The semi-open floor plan strikes the perfect balance between maintaining historic integrity and offering modern livability. You will be charmed by the original woodwork and built-in features throughout the home (don't miss the built-in mail chute!). This home underwent a major renovation in the 2000's and the current owners have continued the tradition of updating and maintenance during their ownership. In recent years, completing a number of significant improvements, making this home truly move-in ready (new HVAC/ductwork, new water heater, exterior repainting, enhanced landscaping and new garden lighting, and much more). Throughout 9 Council Street, you'll find unexpected and beautifully executed details. Tour this home, and you'll appreciate the reclaimed antique heart pine flooring, high quality door hardware, and gleaming bath/kitchen fixtures. On the second story, the master suite, located on the rear side of the home, is a private and quiet retreat with a walk-in closet and a bright, large bathroom, complete with a claw foot tub, large stand-up shower, a large vanity and excellent storage. The two additional secondary bedrooms and the shared hall bath offer gracious accommodations for family members and/or guests. Back downstairs, a brick-floored wet bar area leads to an inviting family room/den, which features built in shelving and overlooks the bluestone patio and lush landscaping. Out back, you'll also find a charming storage shed, perfect for storing bicycles or yard tools, or ready to be utilized as a private artist studio or playhouse. Located on a quiet and friendly street in Charleston's exclusive South of Broad neighborhood, 9 Council Street is just a short walk from King Street shopping and restaurants, the Battery, Colonial Lake, Moultrie Playground and tennis courts, the Horse Lot dog park, and any number of other iconic Charleston locations.

Essential Information

MLS® #: 19022436
Price: $1,099,000
$/SqFt: $508
Bedrooms: 3
Bathrooms: 3.00
Full Baths: 2
Half Baths: 1
Square Footage: 2,163
Acres: 0.08
Year Built: 1905
Type: Residential
Sub-Type: Single Family Detached
Style: Craftsman
Status: Active Contingent
Construction: Pre-Owned


Interior: Wood
Interior Features: Ceiling - Smooth, Wet Bar
Master Bedroom: Upstairs
Heating: Gas
Cooling: Central
Stories: 2 Story


Exterior: Wood Siding
Exterior Features: Full Fr Prch, Gutters, Part'l Fence, Patio, Strg/outbldg, Porch - Front Porch
Lot Description: 0 - .5 Acre
Roof: Metal
Foundation: Crawl Space
Parking: Off-st Prkng

Community Amenities

Amenities: Trash Pickup
Garages: Off-st Prkng

Community Information

Address: 9 Council Street
Area: 51 - Peninsula Charleston 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: William Means Real Estate, LLC
Days on Website: 76

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