42 South Battery

Key Details

  • Price: $5,800,000
  • Beds: 4
  • Full Baths: 4
  • SqFt: 4,325

Full Features

  • Status: Active
  • Type: Single Family Detached
  • Garage: No
  • Off-Street Parking: Yes
  • Fireplace: Yes
  • Stories: 3
  • Year Built: 1802
  • DoM: 30 days
  • Listed: 5/23/2024

Description

Experience the timeless charm of the Robert Murray House, circa 1802, a Charleston Single situated in the renowned South of Broad neighborhood. From its historic facade to its meticulously restored interior, this residence offers a rare opportunity to own a piece of Charleston's rich architectural heritage.Step through the distinctive door facing the street and you are greeted by the first floor piazza. Inside, the formal living room and dining room exude sophistication, featuring heart pine floors adding warmth. The dining room is enveloped in a captivating mural illustrating the inherent charm and resplendent details of the interior.The kitchen, thoughtfully attached in 1880, has been updated to meet contemporary standards while preserving the home's historic charm. Adjacent tothe kitchen are two casual family rooms with polished concrete floors, offering a relaxed yet stylish living space. One of these rooms features an open-beamed ceiling and a cozy fireplace, perfect for unwinding. Glass atriums in the kitchen and family rooms offer picturesque views of the private courtyard and gardens, bringing the outdoors in. Venture upstairs to the second floor, where you'll find two luxurious bedroom suites, each with its own fireplacea peaceful retreat after a day of exploring Charleston's historic streets. The third floor offers two additional bedrooms, providing ample space for family and guests. The front facing bedroom offers views of the Low Battery and Ashley River. An elevator provides convenient access to all three floors. Outside, the carefully designed gardens, originally envisioned by landscape architect Loutrel Briggs and reinstated by Glenn Gardner, offer a serene oasis in the heart of the city. A luxurious pool beckons you to relax and unwind, while a gated driveway ensures privacy and security. The embellished fountain adds a touch of elegance to the outdoor space, creating a tranquil ambiance for outdoor gatherings and entertaining.

Location

Schools

Elementary: Memminger
Middle School:   Simmons Pinckney
High School: Burke

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Listed by: Handsome Properties, Inc.       MLS Disclaimer

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