South of Broad Penthouse Condo

45 E Bay Street Unit C

$3,500,000

Key Details

  • Price: $3,500,000
  • Beds: 2
  • Full Baths: 2
  • Half Baths: 1
  • SqFt: 2,855

Full Features

  • Status: Active Under Contract
  • Type: Single Family Attached
  • Garage: No
  • Off-Street Parking: Yes
  • Fireplace: Yes
  • Stories: 2
  • Year Built: 1838
  • DoM: 21 days
  • Listed: 6/14/2022

Description

This sophisticated penthouse condominium is located in the Somersall-DeSaussure House at 45 East Bay Street. It has been expertly renovated with remarkable details throughout and offers historic Charleston views. A true highlight is the 8' x 80' piazza perfect for dining al fresco and enjoying harbor breezes. Step inside the custom-built domed foyer and you will be delighted by stunning details including built-in bookcases and hardwood floors hand painted by James Alan Smith. The light-filled formal living room boasts Venetian plaster walls, a striking Carrara and Portor marble mantle and harbor views. Plaster moldings and medallions were custom created by David Heuske in the Adam style based on pieces unique to Charleston. A formal dining room is ideal for entertaining showcasing de Gournay wallpaper, mirrorwork by Bob Hines and a gas fireplace with an elegant mantle. The well-appointed kitchen features hand painted tile from Holland, marble countertops and custom cabinetry. The main level primary suite is truly spacious with dual closets and high ceilings. A second-floor studio consists of a bedroom, sitting room, bath and abundant closet space. This unit includes designated driveway parking that can accommodate three cars. Situated prominently on East Bay Street, this beautiful historic condo is ideally located to take advantage of all Charleston has to offer. Available Documents: Flood declarations page 2022, Bylaws of 45 East Bay Street Horizontal Property Regime, Closing Information Sheet, Certificate of Insurance, Master Deed, Floor Plans, Deed of Conservation Easement, Kitchen Door Request for Alteration, Approval to extend replacement of kitchen door, Budget, Mold Inspection, Historic Charleston Foundation Inspection, MLS SCPCD Form, Seller's Property Condition Disclosure Law Exemptions.

Highlights

Custom-Built Foyer

Step inside the custom-built domed foyer and you will be delighted by stunning details including built-in bookcases and hardwood floors hand painted by James Alan Smith.

Formal Living

The light-filled formal living room boasts Venetian plaster walls, a striking Carrara and Portor marble mantle and harbor views.

Gourmet Kitchen

The well-appointed kitchen features hand painted tile from Holland, marble countertops and custom cabinetry.

Outdoor Oasis

A true highlight is the 8' x 80' piazza perfect for dining al fresco and enjoying harbor breezes.

Location

Schools

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

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Listed by: William Means Real Estate, LLC       MLS Disclaimer

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